of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a procession
of the nature
of a procession
; moving in an orderly or regular succession, sequence, or the like.
of a style, design, etc., customarily used in processions
: processional regalia.
sung or played during a procession
, as a hymn, march, etc.
a piece of music, as a hymn or slow march, suitable for accompanying a procession
a book containing hymns, litanies, etc., for use in religious processions
Origin: 1400–50; Related forms
(noun) late Middle English:
service book < Medieval Latin prōcessiōnāle,
noun use of neuter of prōcessiōnālis
in a procession; (adj.) < Medieval Latin prōcessiōnālis;