Definitions starting with B

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[OED, combination found in King Lear 1605] n. at a Baptist church CONCERT, a man appointed to cajole and collect individual donations from the congregation, publicly announcing the amount given. (Mayag., Inagua)

Tags: noun, religion

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Last update: 2012-01-06 13:07
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.2

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