syn·thro·non | \ˈsin(t)thrəˌnän, ˈsēnthrȯnȯn\
variants: or synthronus \ˈsin(t)thrənəs \ or synthronos \ˈsin(t)thrəˌnäs, ˈsēnthrȯnȯs \
plural synthroni\ˈsin(t)thrəˌnī \ also synthronoi\ˈsin(t)thrəˌnȯi, ˈsēnthrənē \

Definition of synthronon 

: a structure in a church combining the bishop's throne and clergy stalls placed behind the altar against the east wall and now found chiefly in Eastern churches

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History and Etymology for synthronon

Middle Greek synthronon, synthronos, from Greek syn- + thronos throne

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