ascese

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ascese f (uncountable)

  1. asceticism

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ascese f

  1. plural of ascesa

Verb[edit]

ascese

  1. third-person singular past historic of ascendere
  2. feminine plural of asceso

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin ascesis, from Ancient Greek ἄσκησις (áskēsis, exercise).

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Noun[edit]

ascese f (plural asceses)

  1. (religion) a set practices, such as prayer and meditation, for spiritual enrichment

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