"finial" Definition

  1. n. The knot or bunch of foliage, or foliated ornament, that forms the upper extremity of a pinnacle in Gothic architecture; sometimes, the pinnacle itself.

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Position in dictionary: 37816 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "finial": 1
Words that end with "finial": 1
Words that contain "finial": 1
Next words in dictionary: finical, finicality, finicking, finicky, finific
Previous words in dictionary: fingrigos, fingrigo, fingle-fangle, fingerling, fingering

English Dictionary Definition of finial

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