Pronunciation: (kī'liks, kil'iks), [key]
—pl. ky•li•kesPronunciation: (kī'li-kēz", kil'i-). [key] Gk. and Rom. Antiq.
a shallow bowl having two horizontal handles projecting from the sides, often set upon a stem terminating in a foot: used as a drinking cup. Also,cylix.
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