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decastyle

[ dek-uh-stahyl ]
/ ˈdɛk əˌstaɪl /
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adjective Architecture.
having ten columns.
(of a classical temple) having ten columns on one front or on each front.
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Sometimes dec·a·styl·ar [dek-uh-stahy-ler] /ˈdɛk əˌstaɪ lər/ .

Origin of decastyle

1720–30; <Latin decastȳlos<Greek dekástȳlos, equivalent to dékadeca- + -stȳlos-style2
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British Dictionary definitions for decastyle

decastyle
/ (ˈdɛkəˌstaɪl) /

noun
architect a portico consisting of ten columns
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