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columniation

[kuh-luhm-nee-ey-shuh n] /kəˌlʌm niˈeɪ ʃən/
noun, Architecture
1.
the employment of columns.
2.
the system of columns in a structure.
Origin of columniation
1585-1595
1585-95; extracted from intercolumniation
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British Dictionary definitions for columniation

columniation

/kəˌlʌmnɪˈeɪʃən/
noun
1.
the arrangement of architectural columns
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