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Definitions for processional
prəˈsɛʃ ə nlpro·ces·sion·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. processional, prosodionadjective

    religious music used in a procession

  2. processionaladjective

    intended for use in a procession

    "processional music"; "processional cross"

  3. processionaladjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of a procession

    "in good processional order"


  1. processionalnoun

    A hymn or other music used during a procession; prosodion

  2. processionaladjective

    Of, pertaining to, or used during a procession

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Processionaladjective

    Relating to procession.

    Etymology: from procession.


  1. Processional

    A Processional is anything of, and or pertaining to a procession.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Processionaladjective

    of or pertaining to a procession; consisting in a procession

  2. Processionalnoun

    a service book relating to ecclesiastical processions

  3. Processionalnoun

    a hymn, or other selection, sung during a church procession; as, the processional was the 202d hymn

  4. Etymology: [F. processionnal, LL. processionale.]


  1. Processional

    Processional: A Jazz Symphony of American Life is a four-act modernist comedy by the American playwright John Howard Lawson. It was first produced by the Theatre Guild at the Garrick Theatre in New York, opening on January 12 1925 in a two-month run. Philip Moeller directed while Mordecai Gorelik designed the sets and costumes. Lee Strasberg played the minor role of First Soldier in the production; Sanford Meisner, too, played a minor part. It was revived in 1937 at the Maxine Elliott Theatre. ⁕Lawson, John Howard. 1925. Processional: A Jazz Symphony of American Life in Four Acts. New York: Thomas Seltzer.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of processional in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of processional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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