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ambrosian


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ambrosian  \Am*bro"sian\,  a. 
  Ambrosial.  [R.]  --.  Jonson 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ambrosian  \Am*bro"sian\,  a. 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  St  Ambrose;  as  the  Ambrosian  office,  or 
  ritual,  a  formula  of  worship  in  the  church  of  Milan, 
  instituted  by  St  Ambrose. 
 
  {Ambrosian  chant},  the  mode  of  signing  or  chanting  introduced 
  by  St  Ambrose  in  the  4th  century. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ambrosian 
  adj  1:  extremely  pleasing  to  the  taste;  sweet  and  fragrant;  "a 
  nectarous  drink";  "ambrosial  food"  [syn:  {ambrosial}, 
  {nectarous}] 
  2:  worthy  of  the  gods  [syn:  {ambrosial}] 




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