Definition of Exhedrae

1. Noun. (plural of exhedra) ¹



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Definition of Exhedrae

1. exhedra [n] - See also: exhedra

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Exhedrae

exhaustions
exhaustive
exhaustively
exhaustiveness
exhaustivities
exhaustivity
exhaustless
exhaustlessly
exhaustlessness
exhaustly
exhaustment
exhaustments
exhausts
exhausture
exhedra
exhedrae (current term)
exhedras
exheredation
exheredations
exhereditation
exhibit
exhibitable
exhibited
exhibiter
exhibiters
exhibiting
exhibition
exhibition area
exhibition game
exhibition hall

Literary usage of Exhedrae

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1. An Ecclesiastical History to the Twentieth Year of the Reign of Constantine by Eusebius, Christian Frederic Crusé, Henri de Valois (1847)
"On e;ich side of the edifice there was a long passage to the body or nave of the building, and these exhedrae and oeci were in the same right line, ..."

2. The Correspondence of M. Tullius Cicero: Arranged According to Its by Marcus Tullius Cicero, Robert Yelverton Tyrrell (1886)
"Still, in Cicero' s time, these exhedrae, in large houses, were special rooms for learned discussion. Only the eminent had them, as only the eminent have at ..."

3. The English Historical Review by Mandell Creighton, Justin Winsor, Samuel Rawson Gardiner, Reginald Lane Poole, John Goronwy Edwards (1892)
"Description of the atrium, th-e exhedrae, and the gates. Then as people go towards the entrances which lie in front of the temple, one comes upon an atrium. ..."

4. The Ruins and Excavations of Ancient Rome: A Companion Book for Students and by Rodolfo Amedeo Lanciani (1897)
"... and saw traces of the round halls and exhedrae which occupied the middle of the portico. Its original name was preserved in the Middle Ages, ..."

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