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  • n. beams used instead of arches or vaulting

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as entablature.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, an entablature; a combination of beams in a structure; lintel-construction in principle or execution.


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  • (n): Arch. 1. a construction with horizontal beams rather than arches. 2. an entablature.

    (adj): trabeated

    January 9, 2009