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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bac·cha·na·lia /ˌbækəˈneljə, ˈbɑ-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bac·cha·na·li·a n. pl.
 1. Myth. A feast or an orgy in honor of Bacchus.
 2. Hence: A drunken feast; drunken revels; an orgy.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an orgiastic festival in ancient Greece in honor of Dionysus
           (= Bacchus) [syn: Dionysia]
      2: a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and
         promiscuity [syn: orgy, debauch, debauchery, saturnalia,
          riot, bacchanal, drunken revelry]