octofoil

adjective
oc·​to·​foil | \ ˈäktəˌfȯil \

Definition of octofoil

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: having eight leaves a temple column of octofoil plan

octofoil

noun
\ " \

Definition of octofoil (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : an octofoil figure the chancel … window has an octofoil above three cusped lights— Nikolaus Pevsner

History and Etymology for octofoil

Adjective

octa- + foil, noun

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“Octofoil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/octofoil. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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