angular capital

noun

Definition of angular capital

: an Ionic capital with volutes on four faces, those of adjacent faces meeting and projecting diagonally under each corner of the abacus

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First Known Use of angular capital

circa 1731, in the meaning defined above

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“Angular capital.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/angular%20capital. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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