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krater

noun kra·ter \ˈkrā-tər, krä-ˈter\

Definition of krater

  1. :  a jar or vase of classical antiquity having a large round body and a wide mouth and used for mixing wine and water



Variants of krater

also crater \ˈkrā-tər, krä-ˈter\

Origin of krater

Greek kratēr — more at crater


First Known Use: circa 1736


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