Phiale



[fahy-uh-lee] /ˈfaɪ ə li/

noun, plural phialae
[fahy-uh-lee] /ˈfaɪ əˌli/ (Show IPA), phialai
[fahy-uh-lahy] /ˈfaɪ əˌlaɪ/ (Show IPA). Greek and Roman Antiquity.
1.
a shallow cup resembling a saucer, having a central boss and sometimes set upon a foot, used as a drinking vessel or to pour libations.

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