/ pedɪmənt /
Množina reči pediment je pediments.
Prevedi pediment na: francuski · nemački
ETYM Latin pes, pedis, a foot. Related to Foot.
A triangular gable between a horizontal entablature and a sloping roof.
Triangular structure crowning front of a Greek building.
Triangular space at end of gable, especially ornamented; such space over door, window, etc.
Broad gently inclined erosion surface formed at the base of a mountain as it erodes and retreats. Pediments consist of bedrock and are often covered with a thin layer of sediments, called alluvium, which have been eroded off the mountain.
In architecture, the triangular structure crowning the portico of a Classical building. The pediment was a distinctive feature of Greek temples.
1. Štit, zaklon;
2. Vrsta starinske ženske kape;
3. Potkrovlje, tavan;
4. Sedlo za konja;
5. Zatvoren balkon (tur.)