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ostracon definition

  • noun:
    • An inscribed potsherd.
    • an item of pottery or stone, typically broken off from a vase or other earthenware vessel.
    • In Greek antiquity, a potsherd or tile; a square plaque of terra-cotta which an inscription is written.
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