broken pediment


noun Architecture.

a pediment, as over a doorway or window, having its raking cornice interrupted at the crown or apex.

Nearby words

  1. broken heart,
  2. broken hill,
  3. broken home,
  4. broken ice,
  5. broken line,
  6. broken play,
  7. broken reed,
  8. broken twill weave,
  9. broken water,
  10. broken wind

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