Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as xyst.

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  • This kind of colonnade is called among the Greeks [Greek: xystos], because athletes during the winter season exercise in covered running tracks.

    The Ten Books on Architecture

  • Greek term, [Greek: xystos] means a colonnade of large dimensions in which athletes exercise in the winter time.

    The Ten Books on Architecture

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