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ex-voto

[eks-voh-toh] /ɛksˈvoʊ toʊ/
noun, plural ex-votos.
1.
a painting or other object left as an offering in fulfillment of a vow or in gratitude, as for recovery from an illness or injury.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; < Latin ex vōtō literally, out of a vow
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