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mazer

Syllabification: ma·zer
Pronunciation: /ˈmāzər
 
/

Definition of mazer in English:

noun

historical
A hardwood drinking bowl.
Example sentences
  • They possessed a healing cup, recently identified as a fourteenth-century mazer bowl.
  • A silver-gilt maple-wood mazer bowl of around 1480 was sold in July 2003 for 100,000 [pounds sterling].

Origin

Middle English: from Old French masere, of Germanic origin.

Words that rhyme with mazer

appraiser, blazer, eraser, Fraser, gazer, glazer, grazer, laser, praiser, razor, salmanazar, taser, Weser

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