The act of dedicating
She removed the book from the shelf and opened it to the dedication page.
"The Dedication of Churches."
In later times the psalms for the encaenia or feast of dedication embraced Ps.
The day of its dedication (August i) corresponded with the birthday of Claudius, which explains the frequent occurrence of Spes on the coins of that emperor.
Aesopus made a last appearance in 55 B.C. - when Cicero tells us that he was advanced in years - on the occasion of the splendid games given by Pompey at the dedication of his theatre.