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1. A brief responsive prayer used as the first item in the Ordinary of the Roman Catholic Mass or in any of various other Christian liturgies, traditionally beginning with the Greek words Kyrie eleison ("Lord, have mercy").
2. A musical setting of this prayer.

[Late Latin Kȳrie (eleison), from Greek Kūrie eleēson, Lord, have mercy : Kūrie, vocative of kūrios, lord, master; see keuə- in Indo-European roots + eleēson, aorist imperative of elein, to show mercy (from eleos, mercy).]
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TORONTO Kyrie Irving returned to Boston's lineup for Tuesday night's game against Toronto (Wednesday in Manila) after missing the previous three games because of a bruised right quad.
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Summary: Dallas [Texas], November 20 (ANI): Kyrie Irving scored 10 of his season-high 47 points in overtime as the Boston Celtics rallied once again from a double-digit deficit to beat the Dallas Mavericks 110-102 on Monday night and extend their winning streak to 16 games.
Taking the rare step of commenting on trade speculation, the Miami Heat on Friday denied an ESPN report that the team had offered point guard Goran Dragic and forward Justise Winslow to the Cleveland Cavaliers in a package for disgruntled guard Kyrie Irving.
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Despite the absence of Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love in last year's NBA Finals, the Cavs managed to give the mighty Warriors a good scare.