trabeate

trabeated

[trey-bee-ey-tid]
adjective Architecture.
1.
constructed with a beam or on the principle of a beam, as an entablature or flat ceiling.
2.
denoting a form of architecture or system of construction employing beams or lintels exclusively.
Also, trabeate [trey-bee-it, -eyt] .


Origin:
1835–45; trabeat(ion) structure with beams (< Latin trabē(s) beam + -ation) + -ed2

trabeation, noun
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trabeated or trabeate (ˈtreɪbɪˌeɪtɪd, ˈtreɪbɪɪt, -eɪt)
 
adj
architect Compare arcuate constructed with horizontal beams as opposed to arches
 
[C19: back formation from trabeation, from Latin trabs a beam]
 
trabeate or trabeate
 
adj
 
[C19: back formation from trabeation, from Latin trabs a beam]
 
trabe'ation or trabeate
 
n

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