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holy oil

noun
1.
consecrated oil; chrism.
2.
(especially in the Eastern Church) oil that has been in contact with a sacred object, as a relic, and is used in certain rites.
Origin of holy oil
1350-1400
Middle English word dating back to 1350-1400
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