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euchologion

[Greek ef-khaw-law-yee-awn; English yoo-kuh-loh-jee-on, -uh n] /Greek ˌɛf xɔˈlɔ yi ɔn; English ˌyu kəˈloʊ dʒiˌɒn, -ən/
noun, plural euchologia
[Greek ef-khaw-law-yee-ah; English yoo-kuh-loh-jee-uh] /Greek ˌɛf xɔˈlɔ yi ɑ; English ˌyu kəˈloʊ dʒi ə/ (Show IPA).
Eastern Church
1.
a service book containing liturgies, prayers, and other rites.
Also, euchology.
Origin
1645-1655
1645-55; < ecclesiastical Greek euchológion prayer book, equivalent to euch() prayer + -o- -o- + -log- word + -ion noun suffix
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