having an intercolumniation of four diameters.
Origin of araeostyle
1555–65; < Latin araeostȳlus < Greek araióstȳlos with few columns, equivalent to araió(s) thin, few + -stylos -style2
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In araeostyle temples one is free to arrange them as far apart as one likes.
In araeostyle temples, the columns should be constructed so that their thickness is one eighth part of their height.