The censer / 2012
Filmed in front of Berliner Dom.
A vessel in which incense is burned, especially during religious services.
[Middle English, short for encenser, from Anglo-Norman encensier, from encens, incense, from Old French; see incense2.]
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(Christianity / Ecclesiastical Terms) a container for burning incense, esp one swung at religious ceremonies Also called thurible
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Noun 1. censer - a container for burning incense (especially one that is swung on a chain in a religious ritual)
vessel - an object used as a container (especially for liquids)
faith, religion, religious belief - a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny; "he lost his faith but not his morality"