biclinium

noun bi·clin·i·um \ bī-ˈkli-nē-əm \

Definition of biclinium

plural biclinia \bī-ˈkli-nē-ə\
: an ancient Roman dining couch for the use of two persons

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Origin and Etymology of biclinium

Latin, from bi- 1bi- + -clinium (from Greek -klinion—as in triklinion triclinium)


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