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noun

  1. a container, usually covered, in which incense is burned, especially during religious services; thurible.

noun

  1. a container for burning incense, esp one swung at religious ceremoniesAlso called: thurible
n.

“vessel used for burning incense,” mid-13c., from Old French censier, a shortened form of encensier, from encens “incense” (see incense (n.)).

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