Virgin Mary
noun Date: 14th century the mother of Jesus

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Virgin Mary — Vir′gin Mar′y n. 1) rel Mary I, 1) 2) vin a Bloody Mary made without vodka or other liquor • Etymology: 1250–1300 …   From formal English to slang

  • Virgin Mary — noun a) Term used by some Christian denominations to refer to the mother of Christ. b) A drink made with tomato juice and spices, resembling a Bloody Mary, but without alcohol. Syn: Madonna …   Wiktionary

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