calathus definition by Webster's New World
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noun pl. calathi
in ancient Greece, a basket for fruits: in art, a symbol of abundance and fruitfulness
Origin: Classical Latin ; from Classical Greek kalathos; probably akin to klōthein, to spin
calathus definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. cal·a·thi
A vase-shaped basket represented in Greek painting and sculpture.
Origin: Latin, from Greek kalathos.