World English Dictionary
pulpitum (ˈpʊlpɪtəm)
(in many cathedrals and large churches) a stone screen which divides the nave and the choir, often supporting a gallery or loft
[C19: from Latin pulpitum a platform]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: pulpitry
Next Definition: pulpless
Words Near: pulpitum
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for pulpitum
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing pulpitum
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Related Searches
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature