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[in-ter-kuh-luhm-nee-ey-shuh n] /ˌɪn tər kəˌlʌm niˈeɪ ʃən/

noun, Architecture.
the space between two adjacent columns, usually the clear space between the lower parts of the shafts.
the system of spacing between columns.
noun (architect)
the horizontal distance between two adjacent columns
the system of spacing for a set of columns


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