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kernos

[kur-nos] /ˈkɜr nɒs/
noun, plural kernoi
[kur-noi] /ˈkɜr nɔɪ/ (Show IPA).
Greek Antiquity
1.
a Mycenaean ceramic piece, usually in the form of a ring, to which were attached a number of cups or vases.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; < Greek kérnos
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