Hexastyle


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Hexastyle

A building having a row of six columns across a facade or portico.

hexastyle, exastyle

hexastyle
Having six columns, as at one end or at each end of a portico.
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In this building he used an Ionic hexastyle portico that presaged the introduction of heavy, monumental public buildings.
Its hexastyle Ionic portico was one of the best in the U.