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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a public ceremony on Maundy Thursday when the monarch distributes Maundy money;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Maundy \Maun"dy\, n. [See Maundy Thursday.] 1. The sacrament of the Lord's Supper. [Obs.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. The ceremony of washing the feet of the poor on Maundy Thursday. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 3. The alms distributed in connection with this ceremony or on Maundy Thursday. Note: In England, the foot washing is obsolete, but the "royal maundy" is distributed annually on behalf of the sovereign. Since 1890 this distribution has been made from Westminster Abbey. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Maundy coins
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Maundy n 1: a public ceremony on Maundy Thursday when the monarch distributes Maundy money




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