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The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
Michael McCormickMichael McCormick, Ioli KalavrezouIoli Kalavrezou

(κατάστασις, τάξις). Symbolic gestures, usually public and assembled into rituals, marked important moments in Byz. life. Ceremony flourished at all social levels, from the Byz. infant's baptismal liturgy and procession, to the promotion of the ... ...

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