From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gorgerin \Gor`ge*rin"\, n. [F., fr. gorge neck.] (Arch.)
   In some columns, that part of the capital between the
   termination of the shaft and the annulet of the echinus, or
   the space between two neck moldings; -- called also {neck of
   the capital}, and hypotrachelium. See Illust. of Column.
   [1913 Webster]
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