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CYCLOSTYLE (Gr. KUKAos, a circle, and...

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Originally appearing in Volume V07, Page 689 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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CYCLOSTYLE (Gr. KUKAos, a circle, and vrvXos, a column), a term used in architecture. A structure composed of a circular range of columns without a core is cyclostylar; with a core the range would be peristyle. This is the species of edifice called by Vitruvius monopteral.
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CYGNUS (" The Swan ")

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