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First published 1937 (DOST Vol. I).
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Chrissum-stok, n. [e.m.E. chrissome, chrisom(e, variant of chrism.] A chrism-vessel. — 1549 Soc. Ant. XI. 90.
To caus restore the spulȝe of the chalice, chrissumstok, eucharest and ornamentis of the altaris of the said kirk

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