[ mey-reez, -rees ]
/ meɪˈriz, -ˈris /
(on a stemmed glass) a flat, sharp-edged knop joining the stem to the bowl or foot.
Origin of merese
First recorded in 1920–25; origin uncertain
Also called collar.
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