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sac·ri·fi·cial

 (săk′rə-fĭsh′əl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or concerned with a sacrifice: a sacrificial offering.

sac′ri·fi′cial·ly adv.

sacrificial

(ˌsækrɪˈfɪʃəl)
adj
used in or connected with a sacrifice
ˌsacriˈficially adv

sac•ri•fi•cial

(ˌsæk rəˈfɪʃ əl)

adj.
pertaining to, concerned with, or used in sacrifice: a sacrificial lamb.
[1600–10; < Latin sacrifici(um) sacrifice + -al1]
sac`ri•fi′cial•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sacrificial - used in or connected with a sacrifice; "sacrificial lamb"

sacrificial

adjective propitiatory, atoning, reparative, expiatory, oblatory a sacrificial victim
Translations
قُرْباني، ذَبائِحي
obětní
áldozati
fórnar-
obetný
kurbanlık

sacrificial

[ˌsækrɪˈfɪʃəl] ADJsacrificatorio
sacrificial lambchivo m expiatorio

sacrificial

adjOpfer-; sacrificial riteOpferritus m, → Opferritual nt

sacrificial

[ˌsækrɪˈfɪʃl] adj (act, altar) → sacrificale; (lamb) → destinato/a al sacrificio

sacrifice

(ˈsӕkrifais) noun
1. the act of offering something (eg an animal that is specially killed) to a god. A lamb was offered in sacrifice.
2. the thing that is offered in this way.
3. something of value given away or up in order to gain something more important or to benefit another person. His parents made sacrifices to pay for his education.
verb
1. to offer as a sacrifice. He sacrificed a sheep in the temple.
2. to give away etc for the sake of something or someone else. He sacrificed his life trying to save the children from the burning house.
ˌsacriˈficial (-ˈfiʃəl) adjective
sacrificial victims.
ˌsacriˈficially adverb

sacrificial

a., pp. sacrificado-a
___ operationoperación para librar al paciente de un órgano que impide al organismo de alguna función necesaria.
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"My son, like so many others, they come back a bit different, they come back hardened, they come back wondering if there is that respect for what it is that their fellow soldiers and airmen every other member of the military so sacrificially have given to this country," said Sarah Palin.
On this occasion, we commend the efforts of the protectors of the country and its heroic soldiers who sacrificially risk their lives to save their religion and homeland, as we also commend the efforts of the security forces to maintain the security of the country, praying to Allah Almighty to bestow mercy upon their souls of the martyrs and the high status in paradise, and a speedy recovery for the injured.
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Speaker Philip Gunn of the Mississippi House of Representatives added: "Chuck Kleckley has been an outstanding leader for the State of Louisiana, and he has sacrificially devoted himself to improving the quality of life for all citizens in the state."
The majority are capable, dedicated, devout and sacrificially committed in a way that compels respect and co-operation.
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"My son, like so many othersthey come back hardened, they come back wondering if there is that respect for what it is that their fellow soldiers and airmen and every other member of the military so sacrificially have given to this country.
For many contributors, the work they accomplished in this way was a labor of love offered sacrificially in honor of their ancestors in the faith.
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