Xysts



(in ancient greek and roman architecture) a covered portico, as a promenade.
(in an ancient roman villa) a garden walk planted with trees.
noun
a long portico, esp one used in ancient greece for athletics
(in ancient rome) a covered garden walk or one lined with trees

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    sixtus ii. saint, died a.d. 258, pope 257–258.

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    saint, died a.d. 258, pope 257–258.

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    sixtus iii. saint, pope a.d. 432–440.

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    saint, pope a.d. 432–440.


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