ostracon

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek ὄστρακον (óstrakon)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɒs tɹəˌkɒn/
  • Hyphenation: os‧tra‧con

Noun[edit]

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ostracon (plural ostraca)

  1. A piece of pottery or stone, usually broken off from a vase or other earthenware vessel.

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