prochoos

prochoos

[proh-koh-os, prok-oh-]
noun, plural prochooi [proh-koh-oi, prok-oh-] . Greek and Roman Antiquity.
an elongated form of the oinochoe.

Origin:
1840–50; < Greek próchoos, próchous, equivalent to pro- pro-2 + choós, choûs pitcher, akin to cheîn to pour. See oinochoe

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