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METOPE (Gr. ierbml, a middle space)

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Originally appearing in Volume V18, Page 299 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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METOPE (Gr. ierbml, a middle space), a term in architecture for the square recess between the triglyphs in a Doric frieze, which is sometimes filled with sculpture.
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