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noun, plural pseud·am·pho·rae [soo-dam-fuh-ree] /suˈdæm fəˌri/.
  1. a Mycenaean vase having a spherical body, a spout on the shoulder, and a handle, curving across the top, supported by a solid conical neck.
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Origin of pseudamphora

Also called stirrup jar, stirrup vase.

stirrup jar

  1. pseudamphora.
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Origin of stirrup jar

First recorded in 1900–05
Also called stirrup vase.
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