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    Christmas and Holiday traditions Definition Match --

    Directions: MATCH the Christmas and Holiday Traditions word list numbered in the left hand column with the proper definitions of 16 words in the right hand column of the Christmas and Holiday Traditions Definition Match. Use the pull down menu bar to choose the correct letter match.
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    Clue: This Christmas and Holiday Traditions vocabulary list is part of the Christmas and Holiday Traditions Definition Match. In addition, also features a free Interactive Word Puzzle, Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search and Crossword activity with this same word list of 16 vocabulary words.
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    Word List
    1) mistletoe
    2) revelation
    3) commemorate
    4) ornaments
    5) decoration
    6) cooperative
    7) indulgence
    8) myrrh
    9) responsibility
    10) collective
    11) menorah
    12) creativity
    13) miraculous
    14) fasting
    15) collective
    16) dedication
    Definition List
    A)  Forming a whole; combined; characteristic or expressive of a group (adjective)
    B)  To serve as a reminder of or as a memorial; to honor the memory of by some observance (verb)
    C)  Demonstrating a willingness to work or act together or jointly for a common purpose or benefit (adjective)
    D)  Possessing the ability to make meaningful new forms, interpretations, etc.; originality (noun)
    E)  Adornment, embellishment or ornamentation; beautification (noun)
    F)  Act of setting apart and consecrating to a deity or devoting to a sacred purpose (noun)
    G)  An abstinence from food or a limiting of food, esp. when voluntary and as a religious observation (noun)
    H)  Practice of yielding or gratifying; leniency; benign permissiveness (noun)
    I)  A nine-branched candelabrum used in the Temple of Jerusalem and in most synagogues
    J)  Of the nature of an extraordinary event believed to manifest the supernatural work of God; resembling something outstanding; marvelous (adjective)
    K)  Parasitic plant with white berries used in Christmas decorations (noun)
    L)  An aromatic, bitter gum obtained from an Arabian shrub and used chiefly in making incense & perfumes (noun)
    M)  Something that decorates, adds beauty or grace; something that adorns (plural noun)
    N)  State of being accountable; reliability or dependability as in conducting affairs (noun)
    O)  Act of making known; disclosures; something laid open to view, display or exhibit (noun)
    P)  A liquor, like hot spiced wine or ale, used to drink to the heath of someone, esp. at Christmastime (noun)