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peristylium

[per-uh-stahy-lee-uh m, -stil-ee-] /ˌpɛr əˈstaɪ li əm, -ˈstɪl i-/
noun, plural peristylia
[per-uh-stahy-lee-uh, -stil-ee-uh] /ˌpɛr əˈstaɪ li ə, -ˈstɪl i ə/ (Show IPA)
1.
a peristyle.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75; < Latin peristȳlium < Greek peristȳ́lion, diminutive of perístȳlon peristyle
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