Definition of Abaci

1. Noun. (irregular plural of abacus) ¹



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Definition of Abaci

1. abacus [n] - See also: abacus

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Abaci

ab intra
ab origine
ab ovo
aba
aba cloth
abab
ababs
abac
abaca
abacas
abacate
abacates
abacavir
abacaxi
abacaxis
abaci (current term)
abacinate
abacinated
abacinates
abacinating
abacination
abacinations
abacisci
abaciscus
abacist
abacists
aback
abacks
abackward
abacost

Literary usage of Abaci

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1. Greek Refinements: Studies in Temperamental Architecture by William Henry Goodyear (1912)
"0 Another point relates to the forward inclination of the front vertical faces of the Doric abaci, which is found in the ..."

2. The Antiquary by Edward Walford, John Charles Cox, George Latimer Apperson (1901)
"The abaci are extremely rude, and of the type found in many Norman churches before the general introduction of moulded responds to carry the arch. ..."

3. Classical Excursion from Rome to Arpino by Charles Kelsall (1820)
"On each side of the river the earth will be piled as high as the abaci of the two Doric frusta, supported by plain slanting masonry. ..."

4. Memoirs by Egypt Exploration Society Archaeological Survey of Egypt (1905)
"ARCHITRAVES AND abaci. (Plates iv., v.). Previous copies are :— HAY, MSS. ... The faces of the four abaci towards the nave are engraved with the name and ..."

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