Pronunciation: (sOO"pur-sil'ē-um), [key]
—pl. -cil•i•aPronunciation: (-sil'ē-u). [key] Archit.
1. the fillet above the cyma of a cornice.
2. (on an Attic base) either of the fillets above and below the scotia.
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