Stylite



noun, Ecclesiastical History.
1.
one of a class of solitary ascetics who lived on the top of high pillars or columns.
noun
1.
(Christianity) one of a class of recluses who in ancient times lived on the top of high pillars

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  • Stylization

    verb (used with object), stylized, stylizing. 1. to design in or cause to conform to a particular style, as of representation or treatment in art; conventionalize. verb 1. (transitive) to give a conventional or established stylistic form to

  • Stylize

    verb (used with object), stylized, stylizing. 1. to design in or cause to conform to a particular style, as of representation or treatment in art; conventionalize. verb 1. (transitive) to give a conventional or established stylistic form to



  • Stylized

    verb (used with object), stylized, stylizing. 1. to design in or cause to conform to a particular style, as of representation or treatment in art; conventionalize. verb 1. (transitive) to give a conventional or established stylistic form to

  • Stylo-

    1. a combining form representing style, or styloid, in the formation of compound words: stylography. 1. a combining form meaning “column,” “pillar,” “tube,” used in the formation of compound words: stylolite. combining form 1. (in biology) a style: stylopodium 2. indicating a column or point: stylobate, stylograph stylo- or styl- pref. Styloid; styloid process: stylohyal.



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