(also gradin /ˈɡreɪdɪn/)
A low step or ledge, especially one at the back of an altar.
More example sentences
- The mid-century gradins - bleachers where children were seated for hours - gave way to classrooms with furniture more appropriately sized.
mid 19th century: from Italian gradino, diminutive of grado 'step'.
Definition of gradine in:
- The US English dictionary