from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to Vitruvius, an ancient Roman architect.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to Marcus Vitruvius Pollio, a Roman architect of the latter part of the first century b. c., the author of an important treatise on architecture, which, although its statements can be accepted only after careful criticism, preserves much that is valuable regarding Greek and Roman art.


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    Conan the Fearless

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