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annunciation

an·nun·ci·a·tion

annunciation

 
pronunciation:
nuhn si eI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of announcing.
definition 2: (cap.) the angel Gabriel's announcement to the Virgin Mary of Jesus Christ's incarnation, or the Christian celebration of this on March 25.
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