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A small molding, usually circular in plan and angular in section, encircling the lower part of a Doric capital above the necking; a shaft or cluster of shafts fitted at intervals with rings.
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A small molding, usually circular in plan and square or angular in section; esp. one of the fillets encircling the lower part of the Doric capital above the necking.
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