from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having columns arranged in a generally curvilinear plan: said of a portico, or a part of one, which has a rounded horizontal projection.
  • noun A portico having a rounded projection; or, by extension, a building furnished with such a portico.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Arch.) A circular projecting portion.


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