anta definition by Webster's New World
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American National Theatre and Academy
anta definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. an·tae
A pilaster forming the end of a projecting lateral wall, as in some Greek temples, and constituting one boundary of the portico.
Origin: From Latin antae, pilasters.
plan of the Treasury of the Athenians at Delphi, Greece