Definition of prothesis in English:
noun (plural protheses ˈprɒθɪsiːz)
1.2 [count noun] The part of a church where the credence table stands.
Late 16th century (in sense 2): from Greek, 'placing before or in public view', from pro 'before' + thesis 'placing'.
Words that rhyme with prothesishypothesis
Definition of prothesis in:
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