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Pediment

<p>the triangular top of a temple that contains sculpture</p>

the triangular top of a temple that contains sculpture

<p>the triangular top of a temple that contains sculpture</p>
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cornice

<p>projecting molding on building (usually above columns or pillars)</p>

projecting molding on building (usually above columns or pillars)

<p>projecting molding on building (usually above columns or pillars)</p>
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frieze

<p>a broad horizontal band of sculpted or painted decoration, especially on a wall near the ceiling.</p>

a broad horizontal band of sculpted or painted decoration, especially on a wall near the ceiling.

<p>a broad horizontal band of sculpted or painted decoration, especially on a wall near the ceiling.</p>
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Triglyph

<p>a triple projecting, grooved member of a Doric frieze that alternates with metopes</p>

a triple projecting, grooved member of a Doric frieze that alternates with metopes

<p>a triple projecting, grooved member of a Doric frieze that alternates with metopes</p>
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Metope

<p>panel between the triglyphs in a Doric frieze, often sculpted in relief</p>

panel between the triglyphs in a Doric frieze, often sculpted in relief

<p>panel between the triglyphs in a Doric frieze, often sculpted in relief</p>
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Architrave

<p>a plain, unornamented lintel on the entablature</p>

a plain, unornamented lintel on the entablature

<p>a plain, unornamented lintel on the entablature</p>
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raking cornice

<p>The cornice on the sloping sides of a pediment.</p>

The cornice on the sloping sides of a pediment.

<p>The cornice on the sloping sides of a pediment.</p>
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capital

<p>topmost member of a column</p>

topmost member of a column

<p>topmost member of a column</p>
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Stylobate

<p>a continuous base supporting a row of columns in classical Greek architecture. (the floor)</p>

a continuous base supporting a row of columns in classical Greek architecture. (the floor)

<p>a continuous base supporting a row of columns in classical Greek architecture. (the floor)</p>
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Stereobate

<p>In Greek architecture, the stepped base on which a temple stands.</p>

In Greek architecture, the stepped base on which a temple stands.

<p>In Greek architecture, the stepped base on which a temple stands.</p>
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Doric Order

<p>(n.) The oldest and simplest of the three main orders of classical Greek architecture, characterized by heavy fluted columns with plain, saucer-shaped capitals and no base; A Roman order of similar design but with the addition of a base.</p>

(n.) The oldest and simplest of the three main orders of classical Greek architecture, characterized by heavy fluted columns with plain, saucer-shaped capitals and no base; A Roman order of similar design but with the addition of a base.

<p>(n.) The oldest and simplest of the three main orders of classical Greek architecture, characterized by heavy fluted columns with plain, saucer-shaped capitals and no base; A Roman order of similar design but with the addition of a base.</p>
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Ionic Order

<p>characterized by volutes (spiral, scroll-like form), capitals, columns with bases, uninterrupted frieze, base</p>

characterized by volutes (spiral, scroll-like form), capitals, columns with bases, uninterrupted frieze, base

<p>characterized by volutes (spiral, scroll-like form), capitals, columns with bases, uninterrupted frieze, base</p>
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column

<p>an upright pillar, typically cylindrical and made of stone or concrete,</p>

an upright pillar, typically cylindrical and made of stone or concrete,

<p>an upright pillar, typically cylindrical and made of stone or concrete,</p>
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Corinthian Order

<p>Most ornate of the orders- contains a base, a fluted column shaft, and the capital is elaborate and decorated with leaf carvings</p>

Most ornate of the orders- contains a base, a fluted column shaft, and the capital is elaborate and decorated with leaf carvings

<p>Most ornate of the orders- contains a base, a fluted column shaft, and the capital is elaborate and decorated with leaf carvings</p>
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Caryatids

<p>Women in place of columns</p>

Women in place of columns

<p>Women in place of columns</p>
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