chaliced

chalice

[chal-is]
noun
1.
Ecclesiastical.
a.
a cup for the wine of the Eucharist or Mass.
b.
the wine contained in it.
2.
a drinking cup or goblet.
3.
a cuplike blossom.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English < Middle French < Latin calici- (stem of calix) cup; replacing Middle English caliz, calc, Old English calic < Latin calici-, as above

chaliced [chal-ist] , adjective
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chalice (ˈtʃælɪs)
 
n
1.  poetic a drinking cup; goblet
2.  Christianity a gold or silver cup containing the wine at Mass
3.  the calyx of a flower, esp a cup-shaped calyx
 
[C13: from Old French, from Latin calix cup; related to Greek kalux calyx]

chaliced (ˈtʃælɪst)
 
adj
(of plants) having cup-shaped flowers

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chalice
12c., from Anglo-Fr., from L. calix (acc. calicem) "cup," cognate with Gk. kylix. Ousted O.E. cognate cælic, an ecclesiastical borrowing of the L. word.
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