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Sacramentally

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Sacrame'ntally. adv. [from sacramental.] After the manner of a sacrament.

My body is sacramentally contained in this sacrament of bread. Hall.

The law of circumcision was meant by God sacramentally to impress the duty of strict purity. Hammond.

Sources: Hall, Joseph (2) · Hammond, Henry (47)

Attributes: Adverb (147)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Sacramentally." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: November 30, 2013. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=3383.


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