Modillion

A modillion is a bracket or corbel underneath a cornice and supporting it. They occur classically under a Corinthian or a Composite cornice, but may support any type of eaves cornice. Modillions may be carved or plain. ...
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Modillion

• (n.) The enriched block or horizontal bracket generally found under the cornice of the Corinthian and Composite entablature, and sometimes, less ornamented, in the Ionic and other orders; -- so called because of its arrangement at regulated distances.
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modillion

noun (architecture) one of a set of ornamental brackets under a cornice
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Modillion

Mo·dil'lion noun [ French modillon , Italian modiglione . Confer Module , noun ] (Architecture) The enriched block or horizontal bracket generally found under the cornice of the Corinthian and Composite entablature, and sometimes, less ornamented, in...
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Modillion

A projecting scroll-shaped bracket or simple horizontal block arranged in series under the soffit of a cornice.
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Modillion

Brackets that appear beneath the corona. Frequently used in the Corinthian and Composite order.
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Modillion

enriched block or horizontal bracket generally found under the cornice and above the bedmold of the Corinthian entablature. It is probably so called because of its arrangement in regulated distances.[37]
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Modillion

In architecture a modillion or modillon is the enriched block or horizontal bracket generally found under the cornice of the Corinthian and Composite entablature, and sometimes, less ornamented, in the Ionic and other orders. It is so called because of its arrangement at regulated distances.
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Modillion

One of a series of projections under a cornice, especially in classical buildings. Related Words: Classical
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modillion

ornamental bracket under Corinthian or other column
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Modillion

small bracket, sometimes scrolled, sometimes clock-like, set at regular intervals in the soffit of a cornice. In Classical Architecture, small brackets, usually in pairs, which supports the cornice of the corinthian and composite orders.
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modillion

[n] - (architecture) one of a set of ornamental brackets under a cornice
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