Gre"mi*al (?), a. [L. gremium lap, bosom.]

Of or pertaining to the lap or bosom.

[R.]

 

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Gre"mi*al, n.

1.

A bosom friend.

[Obs.]

Fuller.

2. Ecol.

A cloth, often adorned with gold or silver lace, placed on the bishop's lap while he sits in celebrating mass, or in ordaining priests.

 

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