noun, plural kantharoi [kan-thuh-roi] . Greek and Roman Antiquity.
a deep bowl set upon a stem terminating in a foot and having two handles rising from the brim and curving downward to join the body.
Also, cantharus.

1895–1900; < Greek kántharos

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