abaciscus

[ab-uh-sis-kuh s, -kis-]

noun, plural ab·a·cis·ci [ab-uh-sis-ahy, ab-uh-kis-kahy] /ˌæb əˈsɪs aɪ, ˌæb əˈkɪs kaɪ/.

Architecture. a small abacus.
a tessera.

Nearby words

  1. ab.,
  2. aba,
  3. abac,
  4. abaca,
  5. abaci,
  6. abacist,
  7. aback,
  8. abaco,
  9. abacterial,
  10. abactinal

Also abaculus.

Origin of abaciscus

< New Latin < Greek abakískos, equivalent to abak- (stem of ábax; see abacus) + -iskos diminutive suffix

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