acerra definition

  • noun:
    • a tiny box for holding incense
    • A small sacrificial altar
    • In Roman antiquity: A box or casket regularly keep the incense that has been tossed upon the altar during sacrifices. A small portable altar upon which incense ended up being burned, specially at funeral ceremonies.

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