The definition of a plinth is a square base or pedestal, or is the square base of a column.(noun)
An example of a plinth is a pedestal on which you display a sculpture.
See plinth in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L plinthus < Gr plinthos, brick, tile
See plinth in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: French plinthe
Origin: , from Latin plinthus
Origin: , from Greek plinthos, tile, plinth.
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