bothros

noun both·ros \ˈbäthrəs\

Definition of bothros

plural

bothroi

\-ˌthrȯi\ also

bothroses

archaeology

  1. :  a hole or pit into which drink offerings to the nether gods were poured by the ancient Greeks

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Origin and Etymology of bothros

Greek; perhaps akin to Latin fodere to dig — more at bed


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