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peristyle

per·i·style

peristyle

 
pronunciation:
pe rih staIl
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition: a row or series of architectural columns forming an enclosure around a building or open space, or the open space so enclosed, esp. as used in classical Greek architecture or copies of it.
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derivation: peristylar (adj.)
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