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a- + New Latin scyphus
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(as) cute as a button
(as) daft as a brush
(as) dead as a dodo
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“Ascyphous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ascyphous. Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.
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