rummer

noun
rum·mer | \ ˈrə-mər \

Definition of rummer 

: a large-bowled footed drinking glass often elaborately etched or engraved

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Rummer homes were equipped with energy efficient elements including radiant heat system and passive solar heating and cooling. Janet Eastman, OregonLive.com, "Cool Robert Rummer-built midcentury modern has a glass-wrapped atrium (photos)," 9 June 2017

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First Known Use of rummer

1625, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rummer

German or Dutch; German Römer, from Dutch roemer

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