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ORTHOSTYLE (Gr. opOos, straight, and ...

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Originally appearing in Volume V20, Page 341 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ORTHOSTYLE (Gr. opOos, straight, and vriXor, a column), in architecture, a range of columns placed in a straight row, as for instance those of the portico or flanks of a classic temple.
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