Definitions for oblationɒˈbleɪ ʃən
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the act of contributing to the funds of a church or charity
"oblations for aid to the poor"
Oblation, religious offering(noun)
the act of offering the bread and wine of the Eucharist
The offering of worship, thanks etc. to a deity.
A deed or gift offered charitably.
The offering of bread and wine at the Eucharist
Origin: From oblacion, from oblatus, passive perfect participle of offerro
the act of offering, or of making an offering
anything offered or presented in worship or sacred service; an offering; a sacrifice
a gift or contribution made to a church, as for the expenses of the eucharist, or for the support of the clergy and the poor
Origin: [L. oblatio: cf. F. oblation. See Oblate.]
Oblation, an offering, a term, particularly in ecclesiastical usage, for a solemn offering or presentation to God.
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