xystos

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xyst, xystus or xystos (zɪst, ˈzɪstəs)
 
n
1.  a long portico, esp one used in ancient Greece for athletics
2.  (in ancient Rome) a covered garden walk or one lined with trees
 
[C17: from Latin xystus, from Greek xustos, literally: smoothed, polished (area), from xuein to scrape, make smooth]
 
xystus, xystus or xystos
 
n
 
[C17: from Latin xystus, from Greek xustos, literally: smoothed, polished (area), from xuein to scrape, make smooth]
 
xystos, xystus or xystos
 
n
 
[C17: from Latin xystus, from Greek xustos, literally: smoothed, polished (area), from xuein to scrape, make smooth]

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