angle capital

noun

Definition of angle capital

: the capital of a corner column especially : a capital modified from the ordinary form so as to face on both sides of the corner (as in the Ionic order)

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First Known Use of angle capital

1842, in the meaning defined above

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“Angle capital.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/angle%20capital. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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