Feast of Dormition

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Noun1.Feast of Dormition - celebration in the Eastern Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended; corresponds to the Assumption in the Roman Catholic Church and is also celebrated on August 15th
holy day, religious holiday - a day specified for religious observance
Aug, August - the month following July and preceding September