Vitruvius Pollio

[ vi-troo-vee-uh s pol-ee-oh ]
/ vɪˈtru vi əs ˈpɒl iˌoʊ /
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noun

Marcus,flourished 1st century b.c., Roman architect, engineer, and author.
Related formsVi·tru·vi·an, adjective
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Vitruvius Pollio

/ (vɪˈtruːvɪəs ˈpɒlɪˌəʊ) /

noun

Marcus (ˈmɑːkəs). 1st century bc, Roman architect, noted for his treatise De architectura, the only surviving Roman work on architectural theory and a major influence on Renaissance architects
Derived FormsVitruvian, adjective
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