abacisci

abaciscus

[ab-uh-sis-kuhs, -kis-]
noun, plural abacisci [ab-uh-sis-ahy, ab-uh-kis-kahy] .
1.
Architecture. a small abacus.
2.
a tessera.
Also, abaculus.


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

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