noun cri·o·phore \ˈkrīəˌfō(ə)r\

Definition of criophore



  1. :  a statue, figurine, or other representation in ancient art of a man carrying a ram

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Origin and Etymology of criophore

French, carrying a ram, from Greek kriophoros, from krios ram + -phoros -phorous

First Known Use: circa 1909

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a trip made at another's expense

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