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oblate

1
having an equatorial diameter of greater length than the polar diameter

oblate

2
a person dedicated to a monastic or religious life
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In 2009 I traveled to Rome for the World Congress of Benedictine Oblates, where I met other oblates from around the world.
Frances Academy from Camille Cosby, who was educated by the Oblate Sisters at her parish elementary school in Washington.
In addition, both Oblate and Anglican clergy relied on music and objects to help anchor their rituals, which helped enhance the appeal of a text-driven religion to non-literate people.
While focusing on the Oblates of Mary Immaculate and their central mission at Ile-a-la-Crosse, this study illuminates broad processes that informed Catholic missionary perceptions and impelled their evolution over a fifty-three-year period.
Favorite is red, ranging from rounded to oblate, with very good taste perfectly suitable for fresh eating.
A lower pH gelation solution gives rise to a lower interfacial tension [30] and further results in an oblate particle with a higher aspect ratio.
[25] investigated the flow past a thin oblate spheroid falling at terminal velocity in an infinite, viscous fluid.
In September, she was received into the SSJD as an oblate.
The policy of the Oblate Order is to transfer the missionary priests about every ten years, so in 1979 he went to Wabasca-Desmarais where he was lucky as there was a church in good repair and no building of a church was required, which relieved him of a lot of stress and hard work.