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grace cup

noun
1.
a cup, as of wine, passed around at the end of the meal for the final health or toast.
2.
the drink passed.
Origin of grace cup
1585-1595
1585-95
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  • grace cup, a silver bowl with two handles passed round the table after grace at all banquets in London City.

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British Dictionary definitions for grace cup

grace cup

noun
1.
a cup, as of wine, passed around at the end of the meal for the final toast
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