Definition of Aspergillum. Meaning of Aspergillum. Synonyms of Aspergillum

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Definition of Aspergillum

Aspergillum
Aspergill As"per*gill, Aspergillum As`per*gil"lum, n. [LL. aspergillum, fr. L. aspergere. See Asperse, v. t.] 1. The brush used in the Roman Catholic church for sprinkling holy water on the people. [Also written aspergillus.] 2. (Zo["o]l.) See Wateringpot shell.

Meaning of Aspergillum from wikipedia

- An aspergillum (less commonly, aspergilium or aspergil) is a liturgical implement used to sprinkle holy water. It comes in two common forms: a brush that...
- The Venus' flower basket (Euplectella aspergillum) is a gl**** sponge in the phylum Porifera. It is a marine sponge found in the deep waters of the Pacific...
- the shape of an aspergillum (holy water sprinkler), from Latin spargere (to sprinkle), and named the genus accordingly. Aspergillum is an a****ual spore-forming...
- the well-known Venus' Flower Basket. Euplectella aspera Euplectella aspergillum Euplectella cr****istellata Euplectella cu****er Euplectella curvistellata...
- of the people favours doing so. Then he takes a sprinkler (called an aspergillum, while the container it is dipped into is called an aspersorium), and...
- Baden-Württemberg, Germany Asperges, a Christian rite of sprinkling holy water Aspergillum, a liturgical implement used to sprinkle holy water "Asperges me", a...
- Collection of London. The holy water sprinkler (from its resemblance to the aspergillum used in the Catholic M****), was a morning star used by the English army...
- may have been formed extraterrestrially in outer space. The Pheretima aspergillum worm, used in Chinese medicine preparations, contains hypoxanthine. It...
- A cluster of Euplectella aspergillum sponges (Venus flower baskets), showing the apical-basal axes....
- Altar or communion table Antependium candle cloths lamp rail Rood Ashes Aspergillum Baptismal font Chalice or Communion cup Chrism Crosier Crucifix Cruet...
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