intercolumniation

noun in·ter·co·lum·ni·a·tion \ ˌin-tər-kə-ˌləm-nē-ˈā-shən \

Definition of intercolumniation

1 :the clear space between the columns of a series
2 :the system of spacing of the columns of a colonnade

Origin and Etymology of intercolumniation

Latin intercolumnium space between two columns, from inter- + columna column


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