stylobate


sty·lo·bate

noun \ˈstī-lə-ˌbāt\

Definition of STYLOBATE

:  a continuous flat coping or pavement supporting a row of architectural columns

Origin of STYLOBATE

Latin stylobates, from Greek, stylobatēs, from stylos pillar + bainein to walk, go — more at come
First Known Use: 1694

Rhymes with STYLOBATE

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