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prochoos

[proh-koh-os, prok-oh-] /ˈproʊ koʊˌɒs, ˈprɒk oʊ-/
noun, plural prochooi
[proh-koh-oi, prok-oh-] /ˈproʊ koʊˌɔɪ, ˈprɒk oʊ-/ (Show IPA).
Greek and Roman Antiquity
1.
an elongated form of the oinochoe.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; < Greek próchoos, próchous, equivalent to pro- pro-2 + choós, choûs pitcher, akin to cheîn to pour. See oinochoe
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