noun see enshrine

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  • enshrinement — index dedication, remembrance (commemoration) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • enshrinement — enshrine ► VERB 1) place (a revered or precious object) in an appropriate receptacle. 2) preserve (a right, tradition, or idea) in a form that ensures it will be respected. DERIVATIVES enshrinement noun …   English terms dictionary

  • enshrinement — See enshrine. * * * …   Universalium

  • enshrinement — noun a) The state of being enshrined b) The act of enshrining or something that enshrines …   Wiktionary

  • enshrinement — n. making sacred; act of placing in a shrine …   English contemporary dictionary

  • enshrinement — en·shrine·ment …   English syllables

  • enshrinement — “mənt noun ( s) : the act of enshrining or the state of being enshrined * * * enshrineˈment noun • • • Main Entry: ↑enshrine …   Useful english dictionary

  • enshrine — enshrinement, n. /en shruyn /, v.t., enshrined, enshrining. 1. to enclose in or as in a shrine: His love for her is enshrined forever in his poetry. 2. to cherish as sacred: The memory of our friendship will be enshrined in my heart. Also,… …   Universalium

  • Controversies surrounding Yasukuni Shrine — Yasukuni Jinja is a Shinto shrine that is at the center of an international Asian controversy. It is a shrine to war dead who served the Emperor of Japan during wars from 1867–1951. This eligibility includes civilians in service and government… …   Wikipedia

  • Yasukuni Shrine — Infobox Shinto shrine name = Yasukuni Shrine 靖国神社 caption = The honden or main shrine type = Imperial Shrine dedication = Those who lost their lives while serving Japan founded = June 1869 closed = founder = Emperor Meiji priest = Nanbu Toshiaki… …   Wikipedia

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