boltel

[ bohl-tuh l ]
/ ˈboʊl təl /

noun Architecture.

Also boutel, boutell, bowtel, bowtell. a convex molding, as a torus or ovolo.
Also bottle. a curved fractable.

Origin of boltel

1425–75; late Middle English boltell, equivalent to bolt bolt1 + -ell noun suffix
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