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  1. processionarynoun

    Any of several moths of the genus Thaumetopoea

  2. processionaryadjective

    Of, pertaining to, or used in a procession

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Processionaryadjective

    Consisting in procession.

    Etymology: from procession.

    Rogations or litanies were then the very strength and comfort of God’s church; whereupon, in the year 506, it was by the council of Aurelia decreed, that the whole church should bestow yearly at the feast of pentecost, three days in that processionary service. Richard Hooker.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Processionaryadjective

    pertaining to a procession; consisting in processions; as, processionary service

  2. Etymology: [Cf. LL. processionarius, F. processionnaire.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of processionary in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of processionary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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    black-and-red or black-and-yellow orioles of the American tropics
    • A. profaneness
    • B. cazique
    • C. sundog
    • D. hypostatization

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