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  1. gorgerin, necking(noun)

    the molding at the top of a column

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  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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