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Definition of stigmata noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

stigmata

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noun
BrE BrE//ˈstɪɡmətə//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈstɪɡmətə//
 
; BrE BrE//stɪɡˈmɑːtə//
 
; NAmE NAmE//stɪɡˈmɑːtə//
 
[plural]
 
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marks that look like the wounds made by nails on the body of Jesus Christ, believed by some Christians to have appeared as holy marks on the bodies of some saints
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