colossal order

noun

Definition of colossal order

: an architectural order extending in height beyond one interior story especially : with the columns or pilasters reaching from the basement to nearly the top of the wall

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First Known Use of colossal order

1789, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of colossal order was in 1789

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“Colossal order.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/colossal%20order. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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