Boul"tel (?), Boul"tin (?), n. Arch. (a)

A molding, the convexity of which is one fourth of a circle, being a member just below the abacus in the Tuscan and Roman Doric capital; a torus; an ovolo.

(b)

One of the shafts of a clustered column.

[Written also bowtel, boltel, boultell, etc.]

 

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