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Eucharist (n.)

"sacrament of the Lord's Supper, the Communion," mid-14c., from Old French eucariste, from Late Latin eucharistia, from Greek eukharistia "thanksgiving, gratitude," later "the Lord's Supper," from eukharistos "grateful," from eu "well" (see eu-) + stem of kharizesthai "show favor," from kharis "favor, grace," from PIE root *gher- (2) "to like, want." Eukharisteo is the usual verb for "to thank, to be thankful" in the Septuagint and Greek New Testament. Related: Eucharistic.

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Definitions of Eucharist from WordNet

Eucharist (n.)
a Christian sacrament commemorating the Last Supper by consecrating bread and wine;
Synonyms: Holy Eucharist / sacrament of the Eucharist / Holy Sacrament / Liturgy / Eucharistic liturgy / Lord's Supper
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