Ostension

Os┬Ěten'sion noun [ Latin ostensio a showing: confer French ostension . See Ostend .] (Eccl.) The showing of the sacrament on the altar in order that it may receive the adoration of the communicants.
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ostension

The showing of the sacrament on the altar in order that it may receive the adoration of the communicants. ... Origin: L. Ostensio a showing: cf. F. Ostension. See Ostend. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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Ostension

• (n.) The showing of the sacrament on the altar in order that it may receive the adoration of the communicants.
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