caliciform

adjective ca·lic·i·form \kəˈlisəˌfȯrm\

Definition of caliciform

  1. :  shaped like a calyx or bell; specifically :  of or relating to a type of pottery of the late neolithic and early bronze age found in France, Spain, England, and central Europe

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Origin and Etymology of caliciform

International Scientific Vocabulary calic- (from Latin calic-, calix cup) + -iform — more at chalice


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