decastyle

adjective
dec·​a·​style | \ -ˌstīl \

Definition of decastyle

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: marked by columniation with 10 columns across the front — compare distyle

decastyle

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of decastyle (Entry 2 of 2)

: a temple or portico having 10 columns in front

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History and Etymology for decastyle

Adjective

Latin decastylos, from Greek dekastylos, from deka- deca- + -stylos -style

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“Decastyle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/decastyle. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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