polyptychial

polyptychial

 [pol″e-ti´ke-al]
arranged in several layers.
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pol·y·ptych·i·al

(pol'ip-tik'ē-ăl),
Folded or arranged so as to form more than one layer.
[G. polyptychos, having many folds or layers, fr. poly- + ptychē, fold or layer]
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polyptychial

An obsolete adjective for folded or layered.
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pol·yp·tych·i·al

(pol'ip-tik'ē-ăl)
Folded or arranged so as to form more than one layer.
[G. polyptychos, having many folds or layers, fr. poly- + ptychē, fold or layer]
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