key pattern

noun
an ornamental pattern consisting of repeated vertical and horizontal lines (often in relief)
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there was a simple fret at the top of the walls

Syn: ↑fret, ↑Greek fret, ↑Greek key
Derivationally related forms: ↑fret (for: ↑fret)
Hypernyms: ↑architectural ornament

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noun
: a Greek fret first found in the Geometric period and used throughout the classical era

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