merese

[ mey-reez, -rees ]
/ meɪˈriz, -ˈris /

noun

(on a stemmed glass) a flat, sharp-edged knop joining the stem to the bowl or foot.

Nearby words

  1. meredith, owen,
  2. merely,
  3. merengue,
  4. mereology,
  5. meres,
  6. merestone,
  7. meretricious,
  8. merganser,
  9. merge,
  10. mergee

Origin of merese

First recorded in 1920–25; origin uncertain

Also called collar.

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