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Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

An irregular arrangement of columnar jointing that lies above a colonnade in a thick lava flow.

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in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 72 words.

Term used in Classical architecture for the superstructure carried by columns and divided horizontally, top to bottom, into cornice, frieze and architrave. The proportions and details of...

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Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

An irregular arrangement of columnar jointing that lies above a colonnade in a thick lava flow.

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Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

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A term to cover all the horizontal stonework resting on a row of columns, including the architrave (the lowest member), the frieze, and the cornice at the top.

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James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 89 words.

In Classical Orders the entire horizontal mass of material carried on columns and pilasters above the abaci. Normally it

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Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 17 words.

An irregular arrangement of columnar jointing that lies above a colonnade in a thick lava flow.

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Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 17 words.

An irregular arrangement of *columnar *jointing that lies above a *colonnade in a thick lava flow.

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in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 117 words.

botcher, gotcha, top-notcher, watcher, wotcha • imposture, posture • firewatcher • birdwatcher • debaucher, scorcher, torture

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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 115 words.

botcher, gotcha, top-notcher, watcher, wotcha • imposture, posture • firewatcher • birdwatcher • debaucher, scorcher, torture

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Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 30 words.

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A term to cover all the horizontal stonework resting on a row of columns, including the architrave (the lowest

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Michael Clarke and Deborah Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 17 words.

In *classical architecture, the upper part of the *Order consisting of the *architrave, *frieze,

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