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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. the act of applying oil or an oily liquid;
[syn: anointing, anointment]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

anointment \a*noint"ment\ ([.a]*noint"ment), n. The act of anointing, or state of being anointed; also, an ointment. --Milton. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

anointment n 1: the act of applying oil or an oily liquid [syn: anointing, anointment]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

27 Moby Thesaurus words for "anointment": accession, anointing, appointment, arrogation, assignment, assumption, authorization, chrismation, chrismatory, consecration, coronation, delegation, deputation, election, empowerment, greasing, inunction, legitimate succession, lubricating, lubrication, lubrification, oiling, seizure, succession, taking over, unction, usurpation