from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The space between the columns and the wall of the cella in an Ancient Greek or Roman temple.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The space between the columns and the wall of the cella, in a Greek or a Roman temple.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In an ancient peripieral temple, the open space or passage between the walls of the cella and the sorrounding coloumns. See cut under opisthodomos.
Ancient Greek running around: compare French péridrome. (Wiktionary)