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quaich

quaich

also quaigh  (kwāKH)
n. Scots
1. A two-handled drinking cup.
2. A trophy resembling such a cup.

[Scottish Gaelic cuach, from Old Irish cúach, from earlier cuäch.]

quaich

(kwex; kweɪx) or

quaigh

n, pl quaichs or quaighs
Scot a small shallow drinking cup, usually with two handles
[from Scottish Gaelic cuach cup]
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Warwick Cup Best Still Life - Mary McIlvenna - Spring Beauty, Nith Quaich; Set theme - John McVie - Hidden Face of India,Washington Lamp; Best Pictorial - Mick Durham - Emerald Damselfly, Nithsdale Cup; Best Photojournalism/Record - Les Fraser - Are you enjoying this day as much as me?
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The Duke of Rothesay officially opened the event yesterday by raising the flag high above Monaltrie Park in the Deeside town - but not before he enjoyed a welcome nip of his favoured dram Laphroaig, which was offered to him in a quaich by Alan Caig, the president of Clan Farquharson in the UK.
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