iwan

noun
\ ˈēˌwän \
plural -s

Definition of iwan

: a large hall or audience chamber often open on one side and found in Parthian architecture

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“Iwan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/iwan. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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