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periaktoi Explained

periaktoi at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » grc|en Inter: term » περίακτοι|sc=polytonic|tr=periaktoi|lang=grc, masculine plural of Inter: term » περίακτος||revolving, pivoting|tr=periaktos|lang=grc|sc=polytonic, from Inter: term » περιάγω||I turn round|tr=periagō|lang=grc|sc=polytonic.

Noun

periaktoi
  • Inter: plural of » periaktos
  • Inter: plural onl » y A device for changing scenery in a theatre. A row of adjacent, three-sided columns form a backdrop to the stage and are turned in unison to show a different face.