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  • n. A fillet or band placed around the shaft of a column as if to strengthen it.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A fillet or band placed around the shaft of a column as if to strengthen it.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, a fillet, list, band, or cincture.
  • n. In anatomy, a slender white band crossing the ventral surface of the crus cerebri, forming a distinct ridge in certain animals, as the cat.

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