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Christmas Tree
An evergreen tree decorated at Christmas
Presents
Another name for gift
Ornament
Something that is hung on the christmas tree
Santa Clause
A legendary figure who is said to bring gifts to the homes of well-behaved children
Rudolph
Santa's favorite reindeer
Mistletoe
A parasitic plant that grows on apple, oak, and other broad leaf trees; bears white berries in winter.
Snowman
A representation of a human figure created with compressed snow
Sleigh
Santa's transportation method to deliver presents
Wreath
An arrangement of flowers, leaves, or stems fastened in a ring
New Year's Day
Beginning of a new year
Candy Cane
A cylindrical stick of striped, peppermint candy with a curved end
Elf
Santa's helper
Snow
Atmospheric water vapor frozen into ice crystals and falling in light, white flakes
Dove
A stocky, fruit-eating bird with a small head
Christmas Star
What some people place on the top of a Christmas tree
Christmas Carol
Lyrics based on the theme of "Christmas", and which is traditionally sung during the Christmas season
Hot Chocolate
A hot drink made with milk or water and chocolate or powdered chocolate
Eggnog
a drink made from a mixture of beaten eggs, cream, and flavorings; often served with rum
winter
the coldest season of the year. In the northern hemisphere it lasts from December to February, and in the southern hemisphere it lasts from June to August.
Christmas Eve
The day before Christmas, December 24
Christmas Day
December 25
stockings
What you put above your fireplace to be filled with treats
tree skirt
skirt placed around the base of the Christmas tree
From the Twelve Days of Christmas Song, this was the first gift.
a partridge in a pair tree
From the Twelve Days of Christmas Song, this was the second gift.
turtle doves
From the Twelve Days of Christmas Song, this was the third gift.
french hens
The Abominable Snowman in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer could do this.
bounce
Yukon Cornelius always looking for this.
silver and gold

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