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One entry found for christen.
Main Entry: chris·ten
Pronunciation: primarystresskris-schwan
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): chris·tened; chris·ten·ing /primarystresskris-nieng, -schwan-ieng/
1 : BAPTIZE 1
2 a : to name at baptism <christened the baby Robin> b : to name or dedicate in a ceremony like that of baptism <christen a ship>

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