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 Calis’to and Arcas.Call (A). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Calix’tines (3 syl.).
 
A religious sect of Bohemians in the fifteenth century; so called from Calix (the chalice), which they insisted should be given to the laity in the sacrament of the Lord’s Supper, as well as the bread or wafer.   1
 


 Calis’to and Arcas.Call (A). 

 
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