dodecastyle

dodecastyle

[doh-dek-uh-stahyl]
adjective Architecture.
1.
having 12 columns.
2.
(of a classical temple or building in the style of one) having 12 columns on one or either front.
Also, dodecastylar, duodecastyle.


Origin:
1815–25; < Greek dōdekástȳlos; see dodeca-, -style2

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