Definition of manger scene in English:

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manger scene

noun

North American
Another term for nativity scene.
Example sentences
  • The manger scene began to take shape during the last week of Advent, when we cut fragrant pine branches and spread them on the hall table, then placed figurines of oxen and cows in the center.
  • Do you have a manger scene set up in your home during the Christmas season?
  • Being the eve before that of Christmas, the manger scene glowed, with candles shielded from the sleet.

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Syllabification: man·ger scene

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