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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gorgerin, necking(noun)

    the molding at the top of a column

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gorgerin(noun)

    in some columns, that part of the capital between the termination of the shaft and the annulet of the echinus, or the space between two neck moldings; -- called also neck of the capital, and hypotrachelium. See Illust. of Column

  2. Origin: [F., fr. gorge neck.]

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