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supercolumniation

[ soo-per-kuh-luhm-nee-ey-shuhn ]
/ ˌsu pər kəˌlʌm niˈeɪ ʃən /
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noun Architecture.

the placing of one order of columns above another.

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Origin of supercolumniation

First recorded in 1830–40; super- + columniation
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