Definition of dipteral in English:
Having a double peristyle.
- It was tripteral octastyle on the two narrow sides, and dipteral eikosastyle on the long sides, that is, it was surrounded by 104 Corinthian columns in total.
- The temple we see today is an Ionic structure measuring 60 x 118 m, with a dipteral arrangement of two rows of columns with 21 on each side and 10 at each end.
- The temple is dipteral with eight columns.
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Definition of dipteral in:
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