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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A bowl-shaped drinking vessel.

Usage examples (35)
  • To pass these defendants a poisoned chalice is to put it to our lips as well.
  • The Host thus enclosed in the chalice is left on the corporal, until the end of the Mass.
  • The chalice is the cup in which the wine and water of the Eucharistic
  • Bruggeman's family funded the chalice, which is gold-plated silver with a strip of black onyx. for more
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