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encarpus


encarpus


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Encarpus  \En*car"pus\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ?  containing  fruit;  ?  in 
  +  ?  fruit;  cf  L.  encarpa,  pl.,  Gr  ?.]  (Arch.) 
  An  ornament  on  a  frieze  or  capital,  consisting  of  festoons  of 
  fruit,  flowers,  leaves,  etc  [Written  also  {encarpa}.]