Definition of dossal in English:
An ornamental cloth hung behind an altar in a church or at the sides of a chancel.
- Another work with Petrine iconography is a thirteenth-century dossal for, most likely, the little Florentine church.
- These dossals have both been cut down at either end; they each most likely had two extra figures of saints.
- Altar cloths and Communion lines were replaced regularly, it seemed, and dossals or backdrops have come and gone.
Words that rhyme with dossalapostle, colossal, fossil, glossal, jostle, throstle
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