1. Ecclesiastical. a ceremonial immersion in water, or application of water, as an initiatory rite or sacrament of the Christian church.
2. any similar ceremony or action of initiation, dedication, etc.
3. a trying or purifying experience or initiation.
4. Christian Science. purification of thought and character.
"fonts can be baptismal."
"names can be baptismal."
"ceremonies can be baptismal."
"services can be baptismal."
"regenerations can be baptismal."
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