portico
noun (plural -coes or -cos) Etymology: Italian, from Latin porticus — more at porch Date: 1605 a colonnade or covered ambulatory especially in classical architecture and often at the entrance of a building

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  • Portico — Por ti*co, n.; pl. {Porticoes}or {Porticos}. [It., L. porticus. See {Porch}.] (Arch.) A colonnade or covered ambulatory, especially in classical styles of architecture; usually, a colonnade at the entrance of a building. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • pórtico — s. m. 1. Espaço coberto cuja abóbada é sustentada por colunas e que serve de entrada ou vestíbulo. 2. Porta monumental …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • portico — *colonnade, arcade, arcature, peristyle …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • portico — has the plural form porticoes (preferred) or porticos …   Modern English usage

  • pórtico — (Del lat. portĭcus). 1. m. Sitio cubierto y con columnas que se construye delante de los templos u otros edificios suntuosos. 2. Galería con arcadas o columnas a lo largo de un muro de fachada o de patio …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • portico — ► NOUN (pl. porticoes or porticos) ▪ a roof supported by columns at regular intervals, typically attached as a porch to a building. ORIGIN Italian, from Latin porticus porch …   English terms dictionary

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