To the Romans it denoted a liquid
measure equal to 6 gallons, 7 pints, but now it denotes a two-handled vessel
for holding wine; what word is it?
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as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
The word amphora derives from the Greek
amphi, on both sides, and phoreus, bearer.
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