Definition of peripteral in English:
(Of a building) having a single row of pillars on all sides in the style of the temples of ancient Greece.
- Next, the development and significance of previous examples of circular, mostly peripteral, courtyards are traced as a control for the expressive content of the courtyard at Caprarola deduced from its style and form.
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