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diaconicon

[ dahy-uh-kon-i-kon, -kuhn ]
/ ˌdaɪ əˈkɒn ɪˌkɒn, -kən /
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noun, plural di·a·con·i·ca [dahy-uh-kon-i-kuh]. /ˌdaɪ əˈkɒn ɪ kə/.
a sacristy in an Eastern or early Christian church, usually on the south side of the bema.
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Origin of diaconicon

1720–30; <Late Greek diākonikón (>Late Latin diāconicum), neuter of diākonikós of a deacon; see -ic
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