verb (used without object), arced [ahrkt] /ɑrkt/ or arcked, arc·ing [ahr-king] /ˈɑr kɪŋ/ or arck·ing.
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Origin of arc
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH arcarc , ark
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Supernatural actually resolved its big final season story arc in the penultimate episode, which drew praise from both media and fans for being a satisfying wrap-up of the themes of the season and the series as a whole.Supernatural’s bonkers series finale marked the end of an era of fandom|Aja Romano|November 20, 2020|Vox
As I've written previously, the S2 season-long arc involved the mysterious appearances of a "Red Angel" and a rogue Starfleet AI called Control that sought to wipe out all sentient life in the universe.Challenge accepted: Inventing a plausible far-flung future for ST: Discovery S3|Jennifer Ouellette|November 20, 2020|Ars Technica
Once, she was gliding straight toward a tree, and just before impact, she turned, cut a sharp arc and landed on the next trunk.On a cool night in Malaysia, scientists track mysterious colugos across the treetops|Yao-Hua Law|November 20, 2020|Science News
Positively charged atoms in the plasma may rush through the atmosphere largely unimpeded, forming a smooth purple arc.STEVE may be even less like typical auroras than scientists thought|Maria Temming|November 12, 2020|Science News
What we have here with Woods, though, is a leading man in transition, and it’s impossible to pin down where he is on his own arc.At the Masters, Tiger Woods walks in two worlds: Yarn-spinning legend and defending champ|Barry Svrluga|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
That afternoon, on a hunch, Ray Molina, a longtime friend who lived in New Mexico, followed an arcing route south from the lodge.
The grainy, green-lit night-vision shots on cable TV of fireballs arcing into Afghan targets seemed to fill a need for revenge.
I looked down at it, and this rope of blood just went [makes a shooting sound and an arcing motion through the air].
He later identified the occurrence in psychic literature as supernatural “arcing.”
The violent arcing had stopped, and the metal was cooling rapidly.Islands of Space|John W Campbell
Then two of the creatures detached from the others and hurled themselves forward, swords arcing suddenly above their heads.
And they also emerged from that jungle of horror onto that great arcing rhythm of waves and sand.
Its resistance fell, the arcing decreased; the beam became orange and finally green.
The sun was far below the horizon when it was finished, and the glowing, arcing forces that had made and formed it were stopped.