Romanesque - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˌroʊməˈnesk|
Brit.  |ˌrəʊməˈnɛsk|

noun

- a style of architecture developed in Italy and western Europe between the Roman and the Gothic styles after 1000 AD; characterized by round arches and vaults and by the substitution of piers for columns and profuse ornament and arcades (syn: romanesque)
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