ostensorium

noun
os·​ten·​so·​ri·​um | \ ˌä-stən-ˈsȯr-ē-əm How to pronounce ostensorium (audio) , -ˌsten- \
plural ostensoria\ ˌä-​stən-​ˈsȯr-​ē-​ə How to pronounce ostensoria (audio) , -​ˌsten-​ \

Definition of ostensorium

First Known Use of ostensorium

1760, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ostensorium

Medieval Latin, from Latin ostendere

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“Ostensorium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ostensorium. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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