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Originally appearing in Volume V05, Page 172 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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CANALIS (also " canal " and " channel "; from the Latin), in architecture, the sinking between the fillets of the volute of the Ionic capital: in the earliest examples, though sunk below the fillets, it is slightly convex in section.
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