Definition of polystyle in English:

polystyle

adjective

Architecture
  • Having or characterized by many columns.

noun

Architecture
  • A building with many columns (also figurative).

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Neve's City & Country Purchaser's & Builder's Dictionary. From Hellenistic Greek πολύστυλος having many columns from ancient Greek πολυ- + στῦλος column; with the adjective compare monostyle.