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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Singing-Bread,
 
consecrated by the priest singing. (French, pain à chanter.) The reformers directed that the sacramental bread should be similar in fineness and fashion to the round bread-and-water singing-cakes used in private Masses.   1
 


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