pseudo-grecian

Grecian

[gree-shuhn]
adjective
1.
Greek (especially with reference to ancient Greece).
noun
2.
a Greek.
3.
an expert in the Greek language or Greek literature.

Origin:
1540–50; < Latin Graeci(a) Greece + -an

pro-Grecian, adjective
pseudo-Grecian, adjective
quasi-Grecian, adjective
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Grecian (ˈɡriːʃən)
 
adj
1.  (esp of beauty or architecture) conforming to Greek ideals, esp in being classically simple
 
n
2.  a scholar of or expert in the Greek language or literature
 
adj, —n
3.  another word for Greek

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