Definition of colonnade noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌkɒləˈneɪd//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɑːləˈneɪd//
Architectural features
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a row of stone columns with equal spaces between them, usually supporting a roof the oldest Greek temple whose colonnade still stands See related entries: Architectural features Word Originearly 18th cent.: from French, from colonne ‘column’, from Latin columna.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: colonnade