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[mo-nop-tuh-ron, moh-] /mɒˈnɒp təˌrɒn, moʊ-/

noun, plural monoptera
[mo-nop-ter-uh, moh-] /mɒˈnɒp tər ə, moʊ-/ (Show IPA)
a classical building having a single outer colonnade surrounding a central structure or a courtyard.


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