[ suhb-sel-ee-uhm ]
/ sʌbˈsɛl i əm /
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noun, plural sub·sel·li·a [suhb-sel-ee-uh]. /sʌbˈsɛl i ə/.
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Example sentences from the Web for subsellium
The bench (subsellium) differed from the stool only in accommodating more than one person.The Private Life of the Romans|Harold Whetstone Johnston
British Dictionary definitions for subsellium
/ (sʌbˈsɛlɪəm) /
a rare word for misericord (def. 1)
Word Origin for subsellium
C19: from Latin, from sub- + sella seat
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