, hence something projecting). A name given to
a veranda, roofed over, but open at the sides, used for a teacher's lecture-room, a
painter's studio, or a shop (Juv.xi. 137
; Pliny , Pliny H. N. xxxv. 84
a covered balcony projecting from the upper part of a house (Suet.
of a prostitute (Plaut. Pseud.
i. 2, 78).