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Festal

a trademark for a fixed-combination GI drug that contains a group of digestive enzymes and bile constituents.
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The Solempne is the festal which is also the stately and the ceremonial, the proper occasion for pomp.
Summary: Spring in Bangalore occurs early and vanishes quickly; brief, fierce, festal, riding the narrow cusp between winter and summer.
Poor and rich did not exist then; all lived, apart from their labor, freely from the hand of the Lord; all were free, throwing off their work clothes and donning festal garments.
Because the State is concerned primarily with Simulation rather than substance, the TAZ can "occupy" these areas clandestinely and carry on its festal purposes for quite a while in relative peace.
Despite these efforts, Christianity remained a "danced religion," and to purge this unruly action from the Church, regularly scheduled festivities began to be allowed only outside the churches, though this restriction inadvertently led to the celebration of Carnival, with all its festal elements: feasting, drinking, and dancing, along with mocking social inversion, as demonstrated by the appointment of a Lord of Misrule (typically a peasant who, for the duration of the festival, was given the authority to "oversee" the revelry).
Even within a religious festival, "[t]he rites may be bloody, the probations of the young men awaiting initiation may be cruel, the masks may be terrifying, but the whole thing has a festal nature" (Huizinga 21).
No less than other Catholic orders, the Augustinians wanted to add their heroes to the festal calendars of fourteenth-century Italy and to the canon of universal saints.
And thou hast climb'd the hill, And gain'd the white brow of the Cumner range; Turn'd once to watch, while thick the snowflakes fall, The line of festal light in Christ-Church hall-Then sought thy straw in some sequester'd grange.
This is a festal day, The gleaming sun once more dispels war's gloom Which brooded lately o'er Natalia's land; Up
This ceremony has come as a festal occasion for the village dwellers who said they are really happy to see a new sports hall open in their community.
Inquiry into the festal year begins with Saint Nicholas Day on December 6th, and continues sequentially through seasonal entertainments for Christmas and Epiphany, Easter, and the spring and summer festivals of Saint George's Day and Midsummer.
While the fourth and fifth centuries produced many kinds of sermons, including festal, doctrinal, and expository, in this essay I discuss the catechetical and mystagogical preaching of four fourth-century preachers: Ambrose of Milan, Cyril of Jerusalem, John Chrysostom, and Theodore of Mopsuestia.