Megalesia



[meg-uh-lee-zhuh, -shuh, -see-uh] /ˌmɛg əˈli ʒə, -ʃə, -si ə/

noun, (sometimes used with a plural verb)
1.
an ancient Roman festival in honor of the Magna Mater.

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