columniation

[kuh-luhm-nee-ey-shuh n]

noun Architecture.

the employment of columns.
the system of columns in a structure.

Origin of columniation

First recorded in 1585–95; extracted from intercolumniation
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Related Words for columniation

portico, arcade, mezzanine, corridor, cloister, gallery, veranda, peristyle

British Dictionary definitions for columniation

columniation

noun

the arrangement of architectural columns
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