Catabasion Cat`a*ba"sion, n. [NL., fr. Gr. kataba`sion.] A vault under altar of a Greek church. [1913 Webster]

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  • catabasion — ‖ catabasion ( ˈbæzɪən) [Gr. καταβάσιον.] A place for relics under the altar of a Greek church. in Chambers Cycl. Supp. (Also in mod. Dicts.) …   Useful english dictionary

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