burnt offering(redirected from Whole offering)
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A slaughtered animal or other offering burned on an altar as a religious sacrifice.
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(Ecclesiastical Terms) a sacrificial offering burnt, usually on an altar, to honour, propitiate, or supplicate a deity
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an offering burnt upon an altar in sacrifice to a deity.
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