en axe

adjective
\ äⁿnȧks \

Definition of en axe

: placed symmetrically in or upon the axis used with with pillars en axe with the central aisle

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History and Etymology for en axe

French, on the axis

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“En axe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/en%20axe. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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