Definitions for miracle play

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mir′acle play`(n.)

  1. a medieval drama based on a Bible story, a saint's life, or the like, usu. presented as part of a series or cycle.

    Category: Literature

    Ref: Compare morality play, mystery play .

Origin of miracle play:

1850–55

Princeton's WordNet

  1. miracle play(noun)

    a medieval play representing episodes from the life of a saint or martyr

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