hypaethros

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hypaethros, hypaethrus.
1. Building open to the sky, but especially a promenade between porticoes or colonnades in a garden.

2. Antique temple with its middle part un-roofed.

3. Antique temple with a two-storey peristyle in the middle, often of superimposed Orders.