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chalice

noun

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a special drinking vessel for holding wine

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The first known use of chalice was in the 14th century

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“Chalice.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chalice. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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