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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 an·ta /ˈæntə/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 An·ta n.; pl. Antæ   Arch. A species of pier produced by thickening a wall at its termination, treated architecturally as a pilaster, with capital and base.
 Note:Porches, when columns stand between two antæ, are called in Latin in antis.