extreme unction

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From extreme (to limit, final) +‎ unction (anointing)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛk.stɹiːm.ʌŋk.ʃən/

Noun[edit]

extreme unction (uncountable)

  1. (Christianity) The Catholic sacrament of Anointing of the Sick.

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