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dossal

noun dos·sal \ˈdä-səl\

Definition of DOSSAL

:  an ornamental cloth hung behind and above an altar

Variants of DOSSAL

dos·sal or dor·sal \ˈdr-səl\ or dos·sel \ˈdä-səl\

Origin of DOSSAL

Medieval Latin dossale, dorsale, from neuter of Late Latin dorsalis dorsal
First Known Use: 1851

Rhymes with DOSSAL

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