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proskomide

[praws-kaw-mee-th ee; English pros-kuh-mahyd] /prɔsˌkɔ miˈði; English ˈprɒs kəˌmaɪd/
noun, Greek Orthodox Church
1.
prothesis (def 2a).
Origin
< Greek proskomidḗ oblation, equivalent to pros- toward + komidḗ conveyance, a bringing to a place; comparekomízeinto provide, bring
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