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English definition of “triptych”

triptych

noun [C]     /ˈtrɪp.tɪk/ specialized
a piece of art made of three paintings connected to each other in a way that allows the two outer ones to fold in towards the larger central one: A medieval triptych hung above the altar.Pictures
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