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ombrellino

[om-bruh-lee-noh] /ˌɒm brəˈli noʊ/
noun, plural ombrellinos. Western Church
1.
the white silk canopy held over the Eucharist while transferring it from one place to another, especially from the main altar to a side altar.
Origin of ombrellino
1840-1850
1840-50; < Italian: literally, parasol, sunshade
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  • The Blessed Sacrament was now to be carried round the lines of the sick, beneath an ombrellino.

    Lourdes Robert Hugh Benson

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