chalcidicum

noun chal·cid·i·cum \kalˈsidə̇kəm\
variants: or

chalcidic

\-dik\

Definition of chalcidicum

plural

chalcidica

\-ə̇kə\ or

chalcidics

  1. 1a :  a porch of entrance especially to a Roman basilica b :  a vestibule of a Christian basilica :  narthex

  2. 2 :  a building attached to a Roman basilica

  3. 3 :  a large Roman building for judicial functions

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Origin and Etymology of chalcidicum

Latin chalcidicum, from neuter of Chalcidicus Chalcidian, from Chalcid-, Chalcis + Latin -icus -ic


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