Definition of 'portico'
Example sentences containing 'portico'
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There was an east and a west wing on either side of the portico. INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)It was July, but the rain that had caught them on the portico of the National Library continued to sluice down. DEATH OF AN UNKNOWN MAN (2002)
Trends of 'portico'
Used Occasionally. portico is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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