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commūnĭo , ōnis, f. communis,
I.a communion, mutual participation (several times in Cicero, elsewhere rare).
II. In eccl. Lat.
A. Church communion, Sulp. Sev. Hist. Sacr. 2, 45; 2, 37; Aug. in Ps. 57, n. 15.—Hence,
B. The sacrament of the Lord's supper, communion: “sancti altaris,Aug. Ep. 54, 6.
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