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pel•i•ke



Pronunciation: (pel'i-kē"), [key]
n.,
pl. -kaiPronunciation: (-kī"). [key]
Gk. and Rom. Antiq.
a storage jar with two handles extending from the lip to the shoulder, characterized by an oval body that is wider at the base than at the neck and rests on a foot. Cf. amphora, stamnos.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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