beltcourse


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beltcourse

(ˈbɛltˌkɔːs)
n
(Architecture) another name for cordon4
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A building of this ilk was divided into a base, shaft, and crown: The first story of the shaft is transitional, separated from the base by a heavy, projecting beltcourse, as evidenced on the old Homer Building.