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dosseret

[ dos-uh-ret ]
/ ˌdɒs əˈrɛt /
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noun Architecture.
a supplementary capital or thickened abacus, as in Byzantine architecture.
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Also called impost block.

Origin of dosseret

1860–65; <French, diminutive of dossierdosser1
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