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holmos


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Holmos  \Hol"mos\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr.?.]  (Greek  &  Etrus.  Antiq.) 
  A  name  given  to  a  vase  having  a  rounded  body;  esp.: 
  a  A  closed  vessel  of  nearly  spherical  form  on  a  high  stem 
  or  pedestal.  --Fairholt. 
  b  A  drinking  cup  having  a  foot  and  stem.