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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A porch or entrance to a building consisting of a covered and often columned area.

Usage examples (35)
  • Standing idly at the portico was a very straight, black
  • The steps lead up to the central portico, which is 36 m
  • Sitting on the portico was a tall man dressed as a Quaker.
  • Behind the portico was a covered walkway leading to the villa itself. for more
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