platband

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platband.
1. Flat, square-faced band, fascia, or string, with a projection less than its height, e.g. architrave or fasciae.

2. Actual or ornamental lintel.

3. Fillet or stria separating the flutes on the shaft of a Classical column.

4. Broad step.

5. Stair-landing.

6. ‘Flat’ arch or soldier arch. See also arch.