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2007-02-16 18:49:24

Sections of an ancient Greek theater were discovered on Thursday during construction work in an Athens suburb, archaeologists said.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]