carolytic

adjective
car·​o·​lyt·​ic
variants: or carolitic \ ¦karə¦litik \

Definition of carolytic

of a column
: having a foliated shaft

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History and Etymology for carolytic

modification of French corollitique, from corolle corolla (from Latin corolla) + -itique -itic

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“Carolytic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carolytic. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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