calathus

[ kal-uh-thuhs ]
/ ˈkæl ə θəs /

noun, plural cal·a·thi [kal-uh-thahy]. /ˈkæl əˌθaɪ/.

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Origin of calathus

<Latin <Greek kálathos
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British Dictionary definitions for calathus

calathus
/ (ˈkæləθəs) /

noun plural -thi (-ˌθaɪ)

a vase-shaped basket represented in ancient Greek art, used as a symbol of fruitfulness

Word Origin for calathus

C18: from Latin, from Greek kalathos
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