diastyle

diastyle

[dahy-uh-stahyl]
adjective Architecture.
having an intercolumniation of three diameters.

Origin:
1555–65; < Latin diastȳlos < Greek diástȳlos with columns far apart, equivalent to dia- dia- + -stȳlos -style2

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diastyle (ˈdaɪəˌstaɪl)
 
adj
1.  having columns about three diameters apart
 
n
2.  a diastyle building
 
[C16: via Latin from Greek diastӯlos having spaced pillars]

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