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All desecration, or profanation, of holy things by despising, polluting, or misusing things consecrated; cf. Lv 10:1–7; 19:8; Nm 3:4; 2 Sm 6:6–7; 2 Ch 26:16–21; Mt 21:12–13; Ro 2:22; 1 Co 3:17.

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