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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A consecrated ointment consisting of a mixture of oil and balsam.

Usage examples (20)
  • The word cream is related to the word chrism, to anoint.
  • The speaker finally remarks that her beloved has "chrism" on his head, while she has only "dew."
  • "chrism" which was stored in a bull's horn, a symbol of strength.
  • That was the chrism of love, which love's own crown, for more
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