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- adj. An architectural term for a large hall, which faced the north, with a prospect towards the gardens; the windows of this hall opened down to the ground, so that the green verdure could be seen by those lying on the couches.
- adj. Of or pertaining to the people and place of Cyzicus (an ancient classical city).
Derived from Latin (architecture) cyzicenus by Vitruvius; from the city of Cyzicus. (Wiktionary)