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CYZICENUS

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Originally appearing in Volume V07, Page 720 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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CYZICENUS, the architectural term given by Vitruvius to the large hall, used by the Greeks, which faced the north, with a prospect towards the gardens; the windows of this hall opened down to the ground, so that the green verdure could be seen by those lying on the couches.
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