posticum

noun
pos·​ti·​cum | \ päˈstīkəm \
plural postica\ -​kə \

Definition of posticum

: a portico behind an ancient Greek or Roman temple

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History and Etymology for posticum

Latin, rear of a building, back door, from neuter of posticus back, posterior

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“Posticum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/posticum. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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