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A medieval drama portraying events in the lives of saints and martyrs.
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(Theatre) a medieval play based on a biblical story or the life of a saint. Compare mystery play
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a medieval drama based on a Bible story, a saint's life, or the like, usu. presented as part of a series or cycle. Compare morality play, mystery play.
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A medieval religious drama that re-enacted miraculous incidents from the lives of saints on the day dedicated to them.
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|Noun||1.||miracle play - a medieval play representing episodes from the life of a saint or martyr|
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miracle playn (Theatre) → miracolo
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