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calathus

[kal-uh-thuh s] /ˈkæl ə θəs/
noun, plural calathi
[kal-uh-thahy] /ˈkæl əˌθaɪ/ (Show IPA)
1.
Origin of calathus
< Latin < Greek kálathos
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calathus

/ˈkæləθəs/
noun (pl) -thi (-ˌθaɪ)
1.
a vase-shaped basket represented in ancient Greek art, used as a symbol of fruitfulness
Word Origin
C18: from Latin, from Greek kalathos
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