pericopal

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  • pericopal — pe·ric·o·pal …   English syllables

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  • pericope — pericopal, pericopic /per i kop ik/, adj. /peuh rik euh pee /, n., pl. pericopes, pericopae / pee /. 1. a selection or extract from a book. 2. lection (def. 2). [1650 60; < LL pericope section < Gk perikopé a cutting, equiv. to peri PERI + …   Universalium

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  • pericope —   n. selection or quotation from book.    ♦ pericopal,    ♦ pericopic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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