noun, plural ac·ro·te·ri·a [ak-ruh-teer-ee-uh]. /ˌæk rəˈtɪər i ə/.
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Origin of acroterion
Words nearby acroterion
Example sentences from the Web for acroterion
Antefixal ornament or acroterion from the temple of Demeter at Eleusis.
Fragment of a plain stel, surmounted by an acroterion, in the form of a palmette in low relief, springing from acanthus leaves.
Plain stel of Hippocrates and Baukis; surmounted by an acroterion in low relief, of palmette form.
Acroterion, from a stel, of palmette form, springing from acanthus leaves.
Upper part of stel, with three rosettes; surmounted by a large acroterion.