octostyle


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Octostyle \Oc"to*style\, a. [Octo- + Gr. ? a pillar: cf. F.
   octostyle.] (Arch.)
   Having eight columns in the front; -- said of a temple or
   portico. The Parthenon is octostyle, but most large Greek
   temples are hexastyle. See Hexastyle. -- n. An octostyle
   portico or temple.
   [1913 Webster] Octosyllabic
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