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consecratedness (s) (noun) (no plural)
1. Set apart or dedicated to the service of a deity: As the new pastor, Manfred was in awe with a feeling of consecratedness that enveloped him when he walked into his church.
2. An object of honor or veneration: The mountain top had a special consecratedness for the hunters who believed their good fortune depended on keeping a fire burning on the hillside all night before a hunt.
3. Dedicated solemnly to a service or goal: Danielle announced her consecratedness to a life of science, writing, service to people, etc.
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