triptych Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “triptych” in the English Dictionary

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triptychnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈtrɪp.tɪk/ specialized
a ​piece of ​art made of three ​paintingsconnected to each other in a way that ​allows the two ​outerones to ​fold in towards the ​largercentral one: A ​medieval triptych ​hung above the ​altar.
(Definition of triptych from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “triptych”
in Chinese (Simplified) 三幅相联的图画…
in Chinese (Traditional) 三幅相聯的圖畫…
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