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chrismatory

[kriz-muh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈkrɪz məˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
noun, plural chrismatories
1.
a receptacle for chrism.
Origin of chrismatory
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English crismatorie < Medieval Latin chrīsmatōrium, equivalent to chrīsmat- (stem of chrīsma) chrism + -ōrium for Latin -tōrium -tory2
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chrismatory

/ˈkrɪzmətərɪ; -trɪ/
noun (pl) -ries
1.
(RC Church) a small receptacle containing the three kinds of consecrated oil used in the sacraments
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