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Meaning of MISSAL

Pronunciation:  'misul

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  (Roman Catholic Church) a book containing all the prayers and responses needed to celebrate Mass throughout the year

MISSAL is a 6 letter word that starts with M.


 See Also: prayer book, prayerbook



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Mis"sal\, n. [LL. missale, liber missalis, from missa
    mass: cf. F. missel. See 1st {Mass}.]
    The book containing the service of the Mass for the entire
    year; a Mass book.
  2. \Mis"sal\, a.
    Of or pertaining to the Mass, or to a missal or Mass book.
    --Bp. Hall.
Thesaurus Terms
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