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Sacristan Definition

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[n] an officer of the church who is in charge of sacred objects


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Synonyms

sexton

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caretaker, church officer

Misc. Definitions

\Sac"ris*tan\, n. [F. sacristain, LL. sacrista, fr. L. sacer. See {Sacred}, and cf. {Sexton}.] An officer of the church who has the care of the utensils or movables, and of the church in general; a sexton.

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