peristylium

[ per-uh-stahy-lee-uhm, -stil-ee- ]
/ ˌpɛr əˈstaɪ li əm, -ˈstɪl i- /

noun, plural per·i·sty·li·a [per-uh-stahy-lee-uh, -stil-ee-uh]. /ˌpɛr əˈstaɪ li ə, -ˈstɪl i ə/.

a peristyle.

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Origin of peristylium

1665–75; <Latin peristȳlium<Greek peristȳ́lion, diminutive of perístȳlonperistyle
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