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diptych is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of diptych in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… take Christmas Candice from diptych are …”

meanings of diptych


  1. A catalogue of saints.
  2. A writing tablet consisting of two leaves of rigid material connected by hinges and shutting together so as to protect the writing within.
  3. Artistically-wrought tablets distributed by consuls, etc. of the later Roman Empire to commemorate their tenure of office; hence transferred to a list of magistrates.
  4. A picture or series of pictures painted on two tablets, usually connected by hinges.
  5. A double catalogue, containing in one part the names of living, and in the other of deceased, ecclesiastics and benefactors of the church.

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