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columniation

[ kuh-luhm-nee-ey-shuhn ]
/ kəˌlʌm niˈeɪ ʃən /
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noun Architecture.
the employment of columns.
the system of columns in a structure.
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Origin of columniation

First recorded in 1585–95; extracted from intercolumniation
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British Dictionary definitions for columniation

columniation
/ (kəˌlʌmnɪˈeɪʃən) /

noun
the arrangement of architectural columns
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