Also called sacrist
[sak-rist, sey-krist] /ˈsæk rɪst, ˈseɪ krɪst/ (Show IPA). an official in charge of the sacred vessels, vestments, etc., of a church or a religious house.
a person who has charge of the contents of a church, esp the sacred vessels, vestments, etc
a less common word for sexton (sense 1)
noun 1. an area of canvas or other fabric extended to the wind in such a way as to transmit the force of the wind to an assemblage of spars and rigging mounted firmly on a hull, raft, iceboat, etc., so as to drive it along. 2. some similar piece or apparatus, as the part […]
[sat-is-fak-shuh n] /ˌsæt ɪsˈfæk ʃən/ noun 1. an act of satisfying; fulfillment; gratification. 2. the state of being satisfied; contentment. 3. the cause or means of being satisfied. 4. confident acceptance of something as satisfactory, dependable, true, etc. 5. reparation or compensation, as for a wrong or injury. 6. the opportunity to redress or right […]
[uhn-der-sach-uh-rey-tid] /ˌʌn dərˈsætʃ əˌreɪ tɪd/ adjective, Chemistry. 1. unsaturated (def 2). undersaturated /ˌʌndəˈsætʃəˌreɪtɪd/ adjective 1. (of an igneous rock) having a low silica content
noun 1. a person who saves, rescues, or delivers: the savior of the country. 2. (initial capital letter) a title of God, especially of Christ. 3. (initial capital letter) Classical Mythology. an epithet of Artemis.