pseudoperipteral

[ soo-doh-puh-rip-ter-uh l ]
/ ˌsu doʊ pəˈrɪp tər əl /

adjective Architecture.

having a freestanding colonnade at each end, with engaged columns at the sides.

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Origin of pseudoperipteral

First recorded in 1840–50; pseudo- + peripteral
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