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1 Flat, square-faced band, fascia, or string, with a projection less than its height, e.g. architrave or fasciae.

2 Actual or ornamental lintel.

3 Fillet or stria separating the flutes on the shaft of a Classical column.

4 Broad step.

5 Stair-landing.

6 ‘Flat’ arch or soldier arch. See also arch.

Subjects: Architecture.

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