- (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
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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