chrismation (plural chrismations)
- (ecclesiastical) The sacrament of applying chrism to complete baptism in the Orthodox and Eastern Catholic churches.
- The Church opposed burning people who had received the myron of chrismation in the baptism ritual.
- (ecclesiastical) In general, the act of applying chrism, or consecrated oil.
sacrament of applying chrism
- Noah Webster (1913), “chrismation”, in Noah Porter, editor, Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, Springfield, Mass.: G. & C. Merriam Company