Consecrater to Conservatory
(Con"se*cra`ter) n. Consecrator.
(Con`se*cra"tion) n. [L. consecratio: cf. F. consécration.] The act or ceremony of consecrating; the
state of being consecrated; dedication.
Until the days of your consecration be at an end.
Lev. viii. 33.
Consecration makes not a place sacred, but only solemnly declares it so.
(Con"se*cra`tor) n. [L.] One who consecrates; one who performs the rites by which a person
or thing is devoted or dedicated to sacred purposes. [Written also consecrater.]
(Con"se*cra*to*ry) a. Of or pertaining to the act of consecration; dedicatory.
The consecratory prayer.
(Con`sec*ta"ne*ous) a. [L. consectaneus.] Following as a matter of course. Blount.
(Con"sec*ta*ry) a. [L. consectarius, fr. consectari to follow after eagerly; con- + sectari
to follow eagerly, fr. sequi to follow.] Following by consequence; consequent; deducible. [R.] "Consectary
impieties." Sir T. Browne.
(Con"sec*ta*ry), n. That which follows by consequence or is logically deducible; deduction
from premises; corollary. [R.] Milton.
(Con"se*cute) v. t. To follow closely; to endeavor to overtake; to pursue. [Obs.] Bp. Burnet.
(Con`se*cu"tion) n. [L. consecutio. See Consequent.]
1. A following, or sequel; actual or logical dependence. Sir M. Hale.
2. A succession or series of any kind. [Obs.] Sir I. Newton.
Month of consecution (Astron.), a month as reckoned from one conjunction of the moon with the sun
(Con*sec"u*tive) a. [Cf. F. consécutif. See Consequent.]
1. Following in a train; succeeding one another in a regular order; successive; uninterrupted in course or
succession; with no interval or break; as, fifty consecutive years.
2. Following as a consequence or result; actually or logically dependent; consequential; succeeding.
The actions of a man consecutive to volition.
3. (Mus.) Having similarity of sequence; said of certain parallel progressions of two parts in a piece
of harmony; as, consecutive fifths, or consecutive octaves, which are forbidden.
Consecutive chords (Mus.), chords of the same kind succeeding one another without interruption.
(Con*sec"u*tive*ly), adv. In a consecutive manner; by way of sequence; successively.
(Con*sec"u*tive*ness), n. The state or quality of being consecutive.
(Con*sen"sion) n. [L. consensio.] Agreement; accord. Bentley.
(Con*sen"su*al) a. [See Consent, v. i., and cf. Sensual.]