from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Archaic form of lectern.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See lecturn.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See lectern.


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  • And now, Reader, since the sermon is over, and we are still sitting here in this Miserere, let us read aloud a page from the old parchment manuscript on the lettern before us; let us sing it through these dusky aisles, like a Gregorian Chant, and startle the sleeping congregation!



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