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pruh se shuhn

  • n  (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost
    the doctrine of the procession of the Holy Spirit from the Father and the Son
  • n  the group action of a collection of people or animals or vehicles moving ahead in more or less regular formation
    processions were forbidden
  • n  the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)

  • As the procession advancedso legend saysthe earth stopped quaking.
  • After 3 hours, the procession reached the top of a hill overlooking Ankarathe modern city built by Ataturkand stopped before a square-pillared mausoleum, set in a 148-acre .
  • Elephants head for a wedding procession through a busy street in India.
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  • Qaiser Abbas in News & Observer (registration)
    The procession is not something that could be curbed through fear of death,said Qaiser Abbas Zaidi, a retired civil servant in Rawalpindi. "People are slashing their heads with knifes and beating their chests in mourning. It means they are...
  • Ghulam Muhammad in TIME
    We have informed Ms. Bhutto and her team of the situation and advised them to cut short the program instead of going for a 18-20 hours-long procession as this would be tantamount to inviting trouble,Ghulam Muhammad Mohtarem said.
  • Edward Leigh in BBC News
    The committee's chairman, Conservative MP Edward Leigh, said: "This committee has become inured to the dismal procession of government IT failures which have passed before us, but even we were surprised by the extent of the failure of C-NOMIS, the...

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