[truh-kee-lee-uh m]
noun, plural tra·che·li·a [truh-kee-lee-uh] /trəˈki li ə/.
  1. (in classical architecture) any member between the hypotrachelium and the capital of a column.

Origin of trachelium

< New Latin < Greek tráchēl(os) neck + Latin -ium -ium Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for trachelium

Historical Examples of trachelium

  • We had also the Campanula persicifolia and trachelium, and one we called Bluebells of Scotland, which was not the correct name.

    Old-Time Gardens

    Alice Morse Earle