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confessionary

[kuh n-fesh-uh-ner-ee] /kənˈfɛʃ əˌnɛr i/
adjective
1.
of or relating to confession, especially auricular confession of sins.
noun, plural confessionaries.
2.
Archaic. a confessional.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; < Medieval Latin confessiōnārius, equivalent to confessiōn- confession + -ārius -ary
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