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ARAEOSYSTYLE (Gr. apaios, widely spac...

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Originally appearing in Volume V02, Page 312 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ARAEOSYSTYLE (Gr. apaios, widely spaced, and o crrvXos, with columns set close together), an' architectural term applied to a colonnade, in which the intercolumniation (q.v.) is alternately wide and narrow, as in the case of the western porch of St Paul's cathedral and the east front of the Louvre by Perrault.
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