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abamurus

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 5 words.

Buttress or reinforcing wall.

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abamurus

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Buttress or reinforcing wall.

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abamurus

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 5 words.

*Buttress or reinforcing wall.

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abated

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 23 words.

Stone surface cut away or lowered, leaving a sculpted design in low relief (e.g. on the metope of a Greek

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abated

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Stone surface cut away or lowered, leaving a sculpted design in low relief (e.g. on the metope of a Greek Doric temple).

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abated

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 16 words.

Stone surface cut away, leaving a design in low *relief (e.g. a *Greek-*Doric *metope

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abat-jour

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 31 words.

1 Anything that serves to throw daylight downward, or in a given direction, such as a sloped or bevelled cill

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abat-jour

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1 Anything that serves to throw daylight downward, or in a given direction, such as a sloped or bevelled cill, or splayed jambs.

2 Skylight, set in a...

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abat-jour

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 112 words.

1. Anything that serves to throw daylight in a given direction, such as a sloped or bevelled *cill,

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abaton

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 23 words.

1 Inaccessible place.

2 Building containing trophies erected by Artemisia (fl. C4 bc) in Rhodes, closed to all

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