Definition of Monotessaron in US English:

Monotessaron

noun

  • A continuous narrative prepared from a collation of the four Gospels; = "diatessaron". Chiefly in or with reference to book titles.

Origin

Mid 17th century. From post-classical Latin monotessaron, irregularly from mono- + -tessaron (in diatessaron), with intended sense ‘one from four’.

Pronunciation

Monotessaron

/ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈtɛs(ə)rɒn/