What is a chalice?

What is a chalice? Here are some definitions.

Noun
  1. A large drinking cup, often having a stem and base and used especially for formal occasions and religious ceremonies.
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Other items stolen from the Holy Trinity Anglican Church included candlesticks, vases, antique tables, a communion vessel and a chalice.
Sure, the wand, chalice, dagger, and pentacle are fairly impressive allegorical objects, but frankly, they're quite outdated.
His ability to drink from what was seen as a poisoned chalice and come up smiling will stand to him in the challenges that lie ahead.
He surprised even some of his closest colleagues by accepting the job many regard as a poisoned chalice.
A youth who helped steal a chalice from an amusement arcade appeared before Burnley Magistrates for the second time in as many days.
After all ballots have been cast, the first teller covers the chalice with the paten and shakes it a few times to mix the ballots.

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