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cryptoporticus

[krip-tuh-pawr-ti-kuh s, -pohr-] /ˌkrɪp təˈpɔr tɪ kəs, -ˈpoʊr-/
noun, plural cryptoporticus.
1.
a covered passage, as one underground, lighted on one side.
2.
a portico at the entrance to a crypt.
Origin of cryptoporticus
1675-1685
1675-85; < Latin: covered passage; see crypto-, portico
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