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oecus

In a house in the ancient Roman empire, an apartment, hall, or large room.
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Ao explorarmos os mosaicos privados de Antioquia com o proposito de iluminar aspectos da cosmovisao da elite, muito embora, como dissemos, nao seja possivel determinar com exatidao a categoria socioprofissional dos proprietarios das residencias decoradas pelos mosaicos, o que nos parece se impor e um estilo de vida do qual a polis e o epicentro, nao sendo por acaso que os locais escolhidos para a instalacao dos mosaicos mais exuberantes, ou seja, os triclinia, as exedrae e os oeci reproduzissem, em suas grandes linhas, a arquitetura civica.
This innovative meeting has received the endorsement of major oncology organizations around the world, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) and the Organisation of European Cancer Institutes (OECI).
To this end, the socially important areas such as the entrance vestibulum and fauces, atrium, tablinum, triclinia, oeci and peristyles usually received the finest colour, most complex design and most detailed and interesting mythological paintings or mosaics (Dunbabin 1999:306-307; Ling 1991:2).
En nuestra opinion para explicar el fenomeno es necesario valorar el hecho de que en el diseno de la villa tardia, los enormes espacios que se dedican a espacios de representacion (porticos, oeci, triclinios, termas, peristilos y jardines) son el elemento dominante sobre cualquier otro y el indicio de que en el diseno de la villa tardia juegan mas factores que la simple explotacion del campo circundante.