signifying

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award conferred by a college or university signifying that the recipient has satisfactorily completed a course of study academic degree , degree
(contract law) words signifying consent to the terms of an offer (thereby creating a contract) acceptance
tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction accolade , award , honor , honour , laurels
Christian sacrament signifying spiritual cleansing and rebirth baptism
(Judaism) an initiation ceremony marking the 13th birthday of a Jewish boy and signifying the beginning of religious responsibility bar mitzvah
(Judaism) an initiation ceremony marking the 12th birthday of a Jewish girl and signifying the beginning of religious responsibility bas mitzvah , bath mitzvah , bat mitzvah
ornamental jewelled headdress signifying sovereignty crown , diadem
identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General' form of address , title , title of respect
(Roman Catholic Church) a greeting signifying Christian love for those assisting at the Eucharist kiss of peace , pax
ritual signifying major life event rite of passage
four Hebrew letters usually transliterated as YHWH (Yahweh) or JHVH (Jehovah) signifying the Hebrew name for God which the Jews regarded as too holy to pronounce Tetragrammaton
appellation signifying nobility title
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