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dentil band

noun
1.
(in classical architecture) a molding occupying the position of a row of dentils and often cut to resemble one.
Origin of dentil band
1815-1825
1815-25
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  • dentil band, in Classic architecture, a series of small blocks resembling square-shaped teeth.

    Architecture Thomas Roger Smith

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