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cymaise

[see-mez] /siˈmɛz/
noun
1.
a pewter wine jar having a spout, a fixed handle on the side opposite the spout, and a bail for carrying.
Also, cimaise, semaise.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < French < Latin cymatium an ogee; see cymatium
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