amphiprostylar
amphiprostylar amphiprostylar adj. 1. 1 having columns at both ends but not on the sides.

Syn: amphiprostyle, amphistylar, porticoed [WordNet 1.5] ||


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  • amphiprostylar — adjective amphiprostyle …   Wiktionary

  • amphiprostylar — adjective marked by columniation having free columns in porticoes either at both ends or at both sides of a structure • Syn: ↑amphiprostyle, ↑amphistylar, ↑porticoed • Similar to: ↑apteral …   Useful english dictionary

  • amphiprostyle — amphiprostylar, adj. /am fip reuh stuyl , am feuh proh stuyl/, adj. (of a classical temple) prostyle on both fronts. [1700 10; < L amphiprostylus < Gk amphipróstylos. See AMPHI , PROSTYLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • amphiprostyle — adjective Having columns at either end but not along the sides. Syn: amphiprostylar See Also: prostyle …   Wiktionary

  • amphistylar — adjective 1. having columns either at both ends or at both sides • Similar to: ↑columned 2. marked by columniation having free columns in porticoes either at both ends or at both sides of a structure • Syn: ↑amphiprostylar, ↑amphiprostyle,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • apteral — adjective 1. having columns at one or both ends but not along the sides • Ant: ↑peripteral • Similar to: ↑amphiprostylar, ↑amphiprostyle, ↑amphistylar, ↑porticoed, ↑prostyle, ↑pseudoprostyle …   Useful english dictionary

  • porticoed — adjective marked by columniation having free columns in porticoes either at both ends or at both sides of a structure • Syn: ↑amphiprostylar, ↑amphiprostyle, ↑amphistylar • Similar to: ↑apteral * * * ōd adjective Etymology: portic …   Useful english dictionary

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