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mystery play

mystery play

 
pronunciation:
mI st ri pleI
part of speech: noun
definition: a medieval representation, in dramatic form, of a Biblical event, esp. the life, death, or resurrection of Jesus Christ. (Cf. miracle play, morality play.)