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[as-kos] /ˈæs kɒs/
noun, plural askoi
[as-koi] /ˈæs kɔɪ/ (Show IPA).
Greek and Roman Antiquity.
an oil or wine jar, characterized by an ellipsoidal body and a short, flanged spout from which a thin handle extends in an arc to join the back of the jar.
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< Greek áskos Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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