from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to, or designating, architecture, in which the beginnings of the Doric style are supposed to be found.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In architecture, primitively Doric; noting any style, member, etc., as a column or capital, which exhibits the rudiments of the later-developed Grecian Doric, or is considered as having contributed to the evolution of the Grecian Doric.
- n. In architecture, primitive or rudimentary Doric. See cut under hypogeum.
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