monteith

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noun mon·teith \män-ˈtēth\

Definition of monteith

  1. :  a large silver punch bowl with scalloped rim

Origin and Etymology of monteith

Monteith, 17th century Scottish eccentric who wore a cloak with a scalloped hem


First Known Use: 1683

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