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  1. xystus(Noun)

    A long and open portico within the gymnasium.

  2. Origin: From ξυστός, from ξυστός, from ksύω, referring to its polished floor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Xystus(noun)

    a long and open portico, for athletic exercises, as wrestling, running, etc., for use in winter or in stormy weather


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