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subcinctorium

[suhb-singk-tawr-ee-uh m, -tohr-] /ˌsʌb sɪŋkˈtɔr i əm, -ˈtoʊr-/
noun, plural subcinctoria
[suhb-singk-tawr-ee-uh, -tohr-ee-uh] /ˌsʌb sɪŋkˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr i ə/ (Show IPA).
Roman Catholic Church
1.
an embroidered silk vestment resembling, but somewhat broader than, a maniple, worn by the pope on solemn occasions.
Also, succinctorium.
Origin
1680-1690
1680-90; < Late Latin subcinctōrium, succinctōrium, equivalent to sub- or suc- sub- + cing(ere) to gird + -tōrium -tory2; see -ium
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