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DECASTYLE (Gr. &Ka, ten, and uriXos, ...

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Originally appearing in Volume V07, Page 910 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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DECASTYLE (Gr. &Ka, ten, and uriXos, column), the architectural term given to a temple where the front portico has ten columns; as in the temple of Apollo Didymaeus at Miletus, and the portico of University College, London. (See TEMPLE.)
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