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Corinthian

Co`rin´thi`an   Pronunciation: ~an
a.1.Of or relating to Corinth.
2.(Arch.) Of or pertaining to the Corinthian order of architecture, invented by the Greeks, but more commonly used by the Romans.
3.Debauched in character or practice; impure.
4.Of or pertaining to an amateur sailor or yachtsman; as, a corinthian race (one in which the contesting yachts must be manned by amateurs.
n.1.A native or inhabitant of Corinth.
2.A gay, licentious person.
3.A man of fashion given to pleasuring or sport; a fashionable man about town; esp., a man of means who drives his own horse, sails his own yacht, or the like.
Noun1.Corinthian - a man devoted to the pursuit of pleasure
2.Corinthian - a resident of Corinth
Adj.1.corinthian - most ornate of the three orders of classical Greek architecture
Antonyms:
doric - oldest and simplest of the three orders of classical Greek architecture
ionic - an order of classical Greek architecture
2.corinthian - of or relating to or characteristic of Corinth or its inhabitants
Corinth, Korinthos
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