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Meaning of STYLOBATE

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sty"lo*bate\, n. [L. stylobates, stylobata, Gr. ?; ?
a pillar + ? one that treads, fr. ? to go.] (Arch.)
The uninterrupted and continuous flat band, coping, or
pavement upon which the bases of a row of columns are
supported. See {Sub-base}.

 

 

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