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Holy Year

Holy Year. A year during which the pope grants, subject to particular conditions, a plenary indulgence, the so-called Jubilee, to all those who visit Rome. A bull specifies the particular purposes of the year and the conditions and benefits associated with it.

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holy year

holy year: see jubilee.

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