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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Dirige  \Dir"i*ge\,  n.  [L.  See  {Dirge}.] 
  A  service  for  the  dead,  in  the  Roman  Catholic  Church,  being 
  the  first  antiphon  of  Matins  for  the  dead,  of  which  Dirige  is 
  the  first  word  a  dirge. 
  Evensongs  and  placebo  and  dirige.  --Wyclif. 
  Resort,  I  pray  you  unto  my  sepulture  To  sing  my  dirige 
  with  great  devotion.  --Lamentation 
  of  Mary