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1. A container or shrine where relics; such as, the remains of a saint are kept.
2. A receptacle, such as a coffer or shrine, for keeping or displaying sacred relics.
3. Etymology: "a receptacle, or container, for keeping relics"; from French reliquaire, from Old French relique; from re-, "back" + linquere, "to leave".
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