Holmos

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Holmos (Greek & Etrus. Antiq) A name given to a vase having a rounded body
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n holmos In Greek antiquity, a mortar; also, a drinking-vessel. The name is also applied to a bowl-like crater sometimes supported on a trumpet-shaped foot. The holmos frequently had two handles set low and horizontally.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. Gr.

Usage


In news:

BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe said last week that some changes were coming to the BYU football program, but this probably isn't what he had in mind.
49ers, Cal still stir Brigham Young 's Tom Holmoe.
"She's the best defender I've ever played with or played against," appraised senior Carlee Payne Holmoe.
It is all part of a series of deals that BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe worked out shortly after BYU announced its independence , ensuring the Cougars would have a place to play in the postseason.
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