Pronunciation: (skī'fos), [key]
—pl. -phoiPronunciation: (-foi). [key] Gk. and Rom. Antiq.
a cup characterized by a deep bowl, two handles projecting horizontally near the rim, and either a flat base or a foot. Also,scyphus.
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