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chrismon

Christ symbol composed of the first two letters of the Greek word for Christ, chi and rho; a Christogram.
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Chrismons are handmade ornaments that symbolize the life of Jesus.
Two lions flank the chrismon to create a striking formal and an aesthetically and thematically integrated composition.
Although the inscription surrounding the chrismon has stirred intense scholarly debate, there is general agreement on its fundamental nature.
Menendez-Pidal has shown that the chrismon, by virtue of its association with the divinely-inspired victory of Constantine, the first
Husten CG, Chrismon JH, Reddy MN: Trends and effects of cigarette smoking among girls and women in the United States, 1965-1993.
Special thanks to James Chrismon, Reinhold Lamb, Phil Greenwood, and three anonymous reviewers for their assistance.
The church was beautifully decorated with garland draping the railings, poinsettias lining the walls, and even a Chrismon tree to top it off.
Letters like the one from Gary Chrismon with his name-calling never cease to amaze me.
In the sanctuary, the Chrismon tree was embellished with white lights and white and gold ornaments and stood to the left of the chancel and choir rail, which were adorned with swags of greenery and magnolia caught up with bouquets of Eskimo roses, limelight hydrangeas, and seeded eucalyptus.
1997 Editorial Note by Ann M Malarcher PhD, Jeffrey H Chrismon, Gary A Giovino, PhD, Michael P Eriksen, ScD, Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC