Definitions

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  • n. An Ancient Greek or Etruscan vase with a rounded body, especially a closed vessel of nearly spherical form on a high stem or pedestal, or a drinking cup with a foot and stem.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A closed vessel of nearly spherical form on a high stem or pedestal.
  • n. A drinking cup having a foot and stem.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Greek antiquity, a mortar; also, a drinking-vessel.

Etymologies

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From Ancient Greek

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