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kelebe

[kel-uh-bee]
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noun Greek and Roman Antiquity.
  1. a mixing bowl, characterized by a wide neck and flanged lip from which extend two vertical handles to the shoulder of an oval body, used to mix wine and water.
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Compare krater.

Origin of kelebe

First recorded in 1855–60, kelebe is from the Greek word kelébē
Also called column krater.
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