propyla

[prop-uh-luh]

propylon

[prop-uh-lon]
noun, plural prop·y·la [prop-uh-luh] /ˈprɒp ə lə/.
  1. propylaeum.

Origin of propylon

1825–35; < Greek propýlon, equivalent to pro- pro-2 + pýl(ē) gate + -on neuter singular noun ending
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