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[hahy-puh-stahyl, hip-uh-] /ˈhaɪ pəˌstaɪl, ˈhɪp ə-/ Architecture

having many columns carrying the roof or ceiling:
a hypostyle hall.
a hypostyle structure.
having a roof supported by columns
a building constructed in this way


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