noun, plural pos·ti·ca [po-stahy-kuh] /pɒˈstaɪ kə/.
Origin of posticum
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(Posticum) was the name given to the little door, leading from the back of the cavaedium or peristyle to the street.Quintus Claudius, Volume 1 of 2
This was the posticum, by which the master of the house evaded the importunate visitors who filled the atrium.The Wonders of Pompeii
A separate entrance, posticum (Fig. 115), usually connected the peristyle with a side street.Pompeii, Its Life and Art