christening

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English[edit]

The christening of a ship

Noun[edit]

christening (plural christenings)

  1. The Christian sacrament at which someone, usually a child, is baptized and given a Christian name.
  2. Any instance of someone's or something's being christened.

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Verb[edit]

christening

  1. Present participle of christen.