noun Architecture.

an arcade of small dimensions.
a blind arcade, as a series of arches superimposed on the walls of a building for decoration.

Origin of arcature

< Medieval Latin arcāt(a) an arch (see arcade) + -ure Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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a small-scale arcade
a set of blind arches attached to the wall of a building as decoration
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