Etymology
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baptistry (n.)

"part of a church (or separate building) set aside for baptisms," c. 1300, from Old French baptisterie and directly from Medieval Latin; see baptism + -ery.

updated on March 29, 2017

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Definitions of baptistry from WordNet

baptistry (n.)
bowl for baptismal water;
Synonyms: baptismal font / baptistery / font
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