bathykolpian

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from Ancient Greek words βαθύς (bathus, deep) and κόλπος (kolpos, bosom).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: băth-i-kol-pē-en

Adjective[edit]

bathykolpian (comparative more bathykolpian, superlative most bathykolpian)

  1. deep-bosomed.
  2. big-breasted.
    "The bathykolpian Heré ... sent down Iris" - Oliver Wendell Holmes, "Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table" (1858)