Definition of Censers. Meaning of Censers. Synonyms of Censers

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Definition of Censers

Censer
Censer Cen"ser, n. [For incenser, fr. OF. encensier, F. encensoir, fr. LL. incensarium, incensorium, fr. L. incensum incense. See Incense, and cf. Incensory.] A vessel for perfumes; esp. one in which incense is burned. Note: The ecclesiastical censer is usually cup-shaped, has a cover pierced with holes, and is hung by chains. The censer bearer swings it to quicken the combustion. Her thoughts are like the fume of frankincense Which from a golden censer forth doth rise. --Spenser.

Meaning of Censers from wikipedia

- incense are then vertically placed into individual censers. The earliest vessels identified as censers date to the mid-fifth to late fourth centuries BCE...
- hill censer or boshanlu (博山爐 "universal mountain censer" or boshan xianglu 博山香爐) is a type of East Asian censer used for burning incense. Hill censers first...
- include censers shaped to look like birds or animals, small "scenting globes" (xiangqiu 香球), and hand-held censers (shoulu 手爐). Very large censers, sometimes...
- Maurice Censer (also Marcel Censer; 20 September 1889 – 10 December 1956) was a Belgian chess player. Maurice Censer was one of Belgium's leading chess...
- A thurible (via Old French from Medieval Latin turibulum) is a metal censer suspended from chains, in which incense is burned during worship services....
- Isidore Censer (14 February 1898 – 23 March 1973) was a Belgian chess player. Isidore Censer was one of Belgium's leading chess players in the late 1920s...
- golden sheen. The Santiago de Compostela Botafumeiro is one of the largest censers in the world, weighing 80 kg and measuring 1.60 m in height. It is normally...
-  470. Censer, Hunt 2001, p. 16. Hunt, Martin 2003, p. 625. sfn error: no target: CITEREFHunt,_Martin2003 (help) Betros 2010, pp. 16–21. Censer, Hunt 2001...
- Archived from the original on January 22, 2010. Retrieved October 7, 2007. Censer, Marjorie (October 4, 2011). "Virginia loses tech jobs but maintains highest...
- on Dharma teachings, but also to prevent the needless taking of lives. Censers are used in the Roman Catholic, Anglo-Catholic, Old Catholic and Eastern...
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