• Definition for "octastyle"
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octastyle definition

  • adjective:
    • Having eight front articles inside portico, as with some Greek temples.
    • Having eight columns in the front row (of a portico etc.)
    • identify octostyle.
  • others:
    • In design, having, or described as the existence of, eight columns, as a portico or a building having eight columns in the front.
  • noun:
    • A building having eight columns in front; specifically, a Greek or Roman temple having that amount of columns right in front row of portico.
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