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Encaenia

ENCAENIA, a festival commemorating a dedication, in Greek (Gr., new), particularly used of the anniversary of the dedication of a church (see Dedication). The term is also used at the university of Oxford of the annual Commemoration, held in June, of founders and benefactors (see Oxford).

Note - this article incorporates content from Encyclopaedia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, (1910-1911)

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