Pronunciation of Palimpsest  

English Meaning

A parchment which has been written upon twice, the first writing having been erased to make place for the second.

  1. A manuscript, typically of papyrus or parchment, that has been written on more than once, with the earlier writing incompletely erased and often legible.
  2. An object, place, or area that reflects its history: "Spaniards in the sixteenth century . . . saw an ocean moving south . . . through a palimpsest of bayous and distributary streams in forested paludal basins” ( John McPhee).


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.


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