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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A moulding generally placed under the echinus or quarter round of capitals in the Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian orders of architecture.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A molding generally placed under the echinus or quarter round of capitals in the Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian orders of architecture.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, an astragal.

Etymologies

French fusarolle, from Italian fusaruolo, from fuso spindle, shaft of a column. See fusee a conical wheel. (Wiktionary)

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