Sentence Examples


  • They were met by a deacon with a censer and by a servant who passed out on tiptoe without heeding them.
  • In cold weather the Egyptians warm their rooms by placing in them a brazier, "chafing-dish," or "standing-dish," filled with charcoal, whereon incense is burnt; and in hot weather they refresh them by occasionally swinging a hand censer by a chain through them - frankincense, benzoin and aloe wood being.
  • Fumus, smoke), the ecclesiastical term fol a censer, a 0 1?
  • The censer, to use the more general term, is a vessel which contains burning charcoal on which the aromatic substances to be burned are sprinkled.
  • A censer lid with a late Saxon tower upon it, now in the British Museum, dates from the 12th century or earlier.
 

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