- having an intercolumniation of three diameters.
Origin of diastyle
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Historical Examples of diastyle
As to the Diastyle and Eustyle, the height is divided into Eight parts and an half, to give one to the breadth.
- having columns about three diameters apart
- a diastyle building
Word Origin for diastyle
C16: via Latin from Greek diastӯlos having spaced pillars
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