- A cavity, chamber, or channel; vestibule.
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Examples from the Web for vestibulum
In the vestibulum are remains of the mosaic floor and frescoed walls.Rambles in Rome
S. Russell Forbes
But she, poor mistress mine, hears nothing of that which reaches us; the talk of the vestibulum reaches not to the peristyle.'The Last Days of Pompeii
Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
Vestibulum ante ipsum primisque in faucibus aulæ Luctus et ultrices, posuere sedilia curæ.Wanderings in South America
Julia glanced at his face as he came through the door of the street wall into the vestibulum or courtyard where they were waiting.Pearl-Maiden
H. Rider Haggard
There were two rooms, one called the vestibulum, for the little boys, where also instruction was given in Christian manners.Milton's England
Lucia Ames Mead