from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, a molding above a plinth.


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  • When that time comes, as it will, unless God ceases to reign, this work of Dr. Simmons 'will form the foot-base of the mighty superstructure that will be reared with chancel, dome, spire and minaret, to the undying worth, merits and fame of the Negro.

    Men of Mark: Eminent, Progressive and Rising


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