Araeostyle
Araeostyle A*r[ae]"o*style, a. & n. [L. araeostylos, Gr. ?; ? at intervals + ? pillar, column.] (Arch.) See {Intercolumniation}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Araeostyle — (Gr. αραιος, weak or widely spaced , and στυλος, column ) is an architectural term for the intercolumniation given to those temples where the columns had only timber architraves to carry. References * …   Wikipedia

  • Araeostyle — Intercolumniation In ter*co*lum ni*a tion, n. (Arch.) The clear space between two columns, measured at the bottom of their shafts. Gwilt. [1913 Webster] Note: It is customary to measure the intercolumniation in terms of the diameter of the shaft …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • araeostyle — /euh ree euh stuyl /, adj. Archit. having an intercolumniation of four diameters. See illus. under intercolumniation. Also, areostyle. [1555 65; < L araeostylus < Gk araióstylos with few columns, equiv. to araió(s) thin, few + stylos STYLE2] * *… …   Universalium

  • araeostyle — arae·o·style …   English syllables

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  • Intercolumniation — The Four Books of Andrea Palladio s Architecture, London 1738 In architecture, intercolumniation is the spacing between columns in a colonnade, as measured at the bottom of their shafts.[1] In classical, Renaissance, and Baroque a …   Wikipedia

  • aréostyle — [ areɔstil ] n. m. • 1547; lat. aræostylos, du gr. araios « rare » et stulos « colonne » ♦ Antiq. Édifice dont les colonnes sont très espacées. ⇒ARÉOSTYLE, subst. masc. ARCHITECTURE A. ANTIQ. Édifice dont les colonnes sont très espacées. Emploi… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • areostyle — variant of araeostyle * * * /euh ree euh stuyl , ar ee oh /, adj. araeostyle. * * * areostyle, systyle, areotic see aræ …   Useful english dictionary

  • areosystile — araeosystyle or areosystile / sisˈtīl/ adjective Alternately araeostyle and systyle (also noun) • • • Main Entry: ↑araeostyle …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of architecture topics — This page aims to list all topics related to architecture. This is so that those interested in the subject can monitor changes to the pages by clicking on Related changes in the sidebar. It is also to see the gaps in Wikipedia s coverage of the… …   Wikipedia

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