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vesica piscis Syllabification: ve·si·ca pis·cis
Pronunciation: /ˈvesikə ˈpis(k)is/ /ˈpīsis/ /vəˈsēkə/ /vəˈsīkə/

Definition of vesica piscis in English:

noun (plural vesicae piscis-ˌkī-ˌkē)

Another term for mandorla.


Latin, literally 'fish's bladder'.

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