Peribolos

Peribolos

Pe*rib"o*los\, n. [Nl., fr. Gr. ?, fr. ?, adj., going round, fr. ? to throw round; cf. L. peribolus.] In ancient architecture, an inclosed court, esp., one surrounding a temple.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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