(Latin) hypaethrus in the open air, uncovered, (Greek)
(Architecture) Exposed to the air; wanting a roof; -- applied to a building or part of a building. Gwilt.
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From Latin hypaethrus, from Ancient Greek ὕπαιθρος (hupaithros), from ὑπό (hupo) + αἰθήρ (aithēr, “air, ether”).
Adjective hypaethral (comparative more hypaethral, superlative most hypaethral) Open-air, outdoor, exposed to the sky. 1974, Guy Davenport, Tatlin!: There was a dignity in their hypaethral presence kin to summer’s first morning of taurine light in the pepper trees of Uruguay.
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