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proto-Ionic

[proh-toh-ahy-on-ik] /ˌproʊ toʊ aɪˈɒn ɪk/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to architecture supposedly anticipating the Grecian Ionic order.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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