calice definition

  • noun:
    • Obsolete as a type of chalice.
    • See chalice.
    • A cup, often a communion-cup; a chalice.
    • In zoology, the small cup where polyp of a coral-producing zoöphyte is included.
    • outdated type of chalice.
    • See chalice.
    • A cup, often a communion-cup; a chalice.
    • In zoology, the small glass in which the polyp of a coral-producing zoöphyte is included.

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