- (n.) A saucerlike vessel of earthenware or metal, used by the Greeks and Romans in libations and sacrificies.
- (n.) A circular ornament, resembling a dish, often worked in relief on friezes, and the like.
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Definition of: APTERA
- (n. pl.) Insects without wings, constituting the seventh Linnaen order of insects, an artificial group, which included Crustacea, spiders, centipeds, and even worms. These animals are now placed in several distinct classes and orders.