quadriporticus

noun quad·ri·por·ti·cus \ˌkwädrəˈpōrtə̇kəs\
variants: less commonly

quadriportico

\-də̇ˌkō\

Definition of quadriporticus

plural

quadriporticuses

  1. :  a nearly square atrium surrounded by colonnaded porticoes

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Origin and Etymology of quadriporticus

quadriporticus from Late Latin, from Latin quadri- + porticus portico; quadriportico from Italian, from Late Latin quadriporticus — more at porch


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