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

 chris·om /ˈkrɪzəm/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Chris·om n.
 1. A white cloth, anointed with chrism, or a white mantle thrown over a child when baptized or christened. [Obs.]
 2. A child which died within a month after its baptism; -- so called from the chrisom cloth which was used as a shroud for it. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a consecrated ointment consisting of a mixture of oil and
          balsam [syn: chrism, sacramental oil, holy oil]