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theophagy

(θɪˈɒfədʒɪ)

n, pl -gies

(Theology) the sacramental eating of a god

Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

theophagy

the act of eating one’s god, either literally or symbolically. — theophagite, n.theophagous, adj.

See also: God and Gods

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