entablement[en tā′bəl mənt]
entablement definition by Webster's New World
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- Obsolete entablature
- the platform or series of platforms directly beneath a statue and on top of the dado and the base
Origin: French ; from Old French ; from entabler: see en-, table, and amp; -ment
entablement definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A platform above the base and the dado of a pedestal.
Origin: French, from Old French : en-, in, on; see en-1 + table, table; see table + -ment, -ment.