sindon

noun
sin·​don | \ ˈsindən \
plural -s

Definition of sindon

1 archaic : a fine fabric especially of linen
2 archaic : a covering made of sindon: such as
a : shroud Christ's sindon

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History and Etymology for sindon

Middle English, from Latin, from Greek sindōn

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“Sindon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sindon. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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