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kylix (n.)

"elegant cup or vase for drinking" (usually broad and shallow, with handles), 1873 (earlier in German), from Greek kylix "cup," which is similar to Latin calix "deep bowl, cup" (see chalice).

updated on October 30, 2017

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Definitions of kylix from WordNet

kylix (n.)
a shallow drinking cup with two handles; used in ancient Greece;
Synonyms: cylix
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