reliquary
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈɹɛlɪkwɛɹi/, /ˈɹɛlɪkwəɹi/
Noun

reliquary (plural reliquaries)

  1. A container to hold or display religious relics.
  2. (figuratively) An object that sustains the memory of past people or events.
  3. (legal) A person who owes a balance.
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