vasa murrhina

[vey-suh muh-rahy-nuh, -ree-]

noun

an American art glass, consisting of colored glass dusted with flakes or grains of metal and flashed with clear glass.

Nearby words

  1. vas deferens,
  2. vas efferens,
  3. vas-,
  4. vasa,
  5. vasa brevia,
  6. vasa previa,
  7. vasa recta,
  8. vasa vasorum,
  9. vasal,
  10. vasana

Origin of vasa murrhina

< New Latin: literally, murrhine vessel

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