subsellium

noun
sub·​sel·​li·​um | \ (ˌ)səbˈselēəm \
plural subsellia\ -​ēə \

Definition of subsellium

: a low seat or bench especially : misericord

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History and Etymology for subsellium

Latin, from sub- + sella seat, chair

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“Subsellium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subsellium. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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