[ pol-ip-tik ]
/ ˈpɒl ɪp tɪk /
a work of art composed of several connected panels.
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It is difficult to think that he can be answerable for it when we compare it with the Piet over the polyptych at Perugia.Pintoricchio|Evelyn March Phillipps
British Dictionary definitions for polyptych
/ (ˈpɒlɪptɪk) /
Word Origin for polyptych
C19: via Late Latin from Greek poluptuchon something folded many times, from poly- + ptuchē a fold
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