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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The cast-iron trabeated base is enlivened by foliate capitals incorporating sunflowers and torches.
Two tiers of arcaded central bays flanked by trabeated bays unify red brick facades on all elevations except the rear.
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