circumcolumnar

[sur-kuh m-kuh-luhm-ner]

adjective Architecture.

surrounding a column.

Nearby words

  1. circumbendibus,
  2. circumcenter,
  3. circumcircle,
  4. circumcise,
  5. circumcision,
  6. circumduction,
  7. circumference,
  8. circumferential,
  9. circumferential fibrocartilage,
  10. circumferential lamella

Origin of circumcolumnar

First recorded in 1875–80; circum- + columnar

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