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Fastigium

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Fastigium the apex of a building: the pediment of a portico
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. fastigāre, -ātumfastigium, a gable-end, roof.

Usage

In literature:

Fastigium: Orthoptera; the extreme point or front of vertex.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
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