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Composite order

Composite order
In Classical architecture, one of the five Classical orders; combines characteristics of both the Corinthian and Ionic orders; similar to the Corinthian order, but much more embellished. The capital consists of volutes borrowed, with modifications, from the Ionic capital; the circle of acanthus leaves applied to the capital is borrowed from the Corinthian capital. See illustration under bases for an example of a base of the Composite order.
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NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-23 September 2004-Hydropulsor AB secures Italian order for powder compacting machine(C)1994-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Wilkins' task consisted merely of interpreting Ranieri's Italian orders into English for the squad, while Rix spent most of the session alone and was only called to action to collect spare balls.

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