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Definition of the noun xyst

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noun - plural: xysts

  1. A xystus.

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Google previewDictionary of Architecture and Building Construction (2008)

by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi

xyst see xystus. xystus 1 Lat.; ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary for Building Construction (1993)

by John E. Traister

xyst: Shaded or covered walk, as a promenade. See Fig. X-3. Figure X-3: Xyst or promenade. Y : See wye. Yale lock: A common ...

Google previewFuldstændigt dansk og engelsk haand-lexicon (1807)

by Christian Friderick Bay

Xyst, Coast, See-coast, Shore, Bank, Strand. (seile langs med Kysten) to coast along, togo along orkeep close to the Shore. (krydse paa Kysten), to cruise upon the Coast. Xystbevarer, a Guardship, Cruiser. Xystfarer, a Coastingship. (een som ...

Google previewDictionary of Architecture (1994)

by Henry H. Saylor

a form of totem pole xyst, ...

Google previewThe rhymers' lexicon (1971)

by Andrew Loring, George Saintsbury

mist persist pre-exist prejudiced resist ‚ schist " sissed ” sist subsist triste twist unûst unkissed unmissed untwist unwist whist wist wrist xyst abolitionist absolutist academist accompanist aeolist aerologist agarnist agonist agricolist agriculturalist ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)

by Nila Gott

STELE poem _ ODE, EPIC, PAEAN portico _ STOA, XYST school _ ELEATIC slave woman _ IAMBE soldier _ HOPLITE sorceress _ CIRCE, MEDEA spirit _ KER temple _ NAOS theater _ ODEON, ODEUM war cry (ancient) ALALA weight _ ...

Google previewThe rudiments of ancient architecture. With a dictionary of terms (1804)

by Rudiments

Xyst, a large court with a portico on three sides, planted with rows of trees, where the ancients performed athletic exercises — running, wrestling, &c. See Palcestra . Zocle, or Zoccolo, a low square member, which serves to elevate a statue, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

xyst (zist), n. [< L. xystus, also xystum,< Gr. fwr- rof, a covered portico (so called from its polished floor), < fixrrof, scraped, smoothed, ...

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The value of this 4-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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