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ewer

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a handled container for holding and pouring liquids that usually has a lip or a spout
  • a silver ewer in an elaborately ornamented style

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

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“Ewer.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ewer. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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