Definition of quadriporticus
: 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
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