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skyphos

[skahy-fos] /ˈskaɪ fɒs/
noun, plural skyphoi
[skahy-foi] /ˈskaɪ fɔɪ/ (Show IPA).
Greek and Roman Antiquity
1.
a cup characterized by a deep bowl, two handles projecting horizontally near the rim, and either a flat base or a foot.
Also, scyphus.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < Greek skýphos cup, can
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