real presence

[ree-uhl, reel]
noun Theology.
the doctrine that the substance of the body and blood of Christ are present in the Eucharist.

1550–60 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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real presence
the doctrine that the body of Christ is actually present in the Eucharist

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Example sentences
They're extremely rare, as they were only made for a limited time, and this photography method has a real presence and character.
He was a real presence in many lives and is missed by both patrons and employees.
It was the first touch they had felt of the real presence and dread of war.
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