noting or pertaining to a classical temple in which the antae extend to form the sides of a recessed portico, which has a row of columns.
noting or pertaining to the row of columns or the portico in such a building.
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How to use in antis in a sentence
In front was a portico-in-antis, in which the caryatide figures standing on pedestals took the place of columns.