Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The pillar or center post supporting the lintel in the middle of a doorway.
  • n. A trumeau mirror.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, any piece of wall between two openings, particularly the central pillar often dividing great doorways, especially in medieval architecture.

Etymologies

French. (Wiktionary)

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