supercolumniation

[ soo-per-kuh-luhm-nee-ey-shuh n ]
/ ˌsu pər kəˌlʌm niˈeɪ ʃən /

noun Architecture.

the placing of one order of columns above another.

Origin of supercolumniation

First recorded in 1830–40; super- + columniation
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