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Yet the Torcello base resembles these Gothic ones both in expansion beneath and in depth of cavetto above.The Stones of Venice, Volume I (of 3)|John Ruskin
One of the most distinctive mouldings is the cavetto, a wide shallow hollow in the centre of a group of mouldings.English Villages|P. H. Ditchfield
The apophyge is the inverted cavetto or concave sweep, on the upper edge of which the diminishing shaft rests.
A bold but shallow cavetto or hollow cornice moulding is frequently carried along the wall just under the parapet.The Principles of Gothic Ecclesiastical Architecture, Elucidated by Question and Answer, 4th ed.|Matthew Holbeche Bloxam
Cavetto, ka-vet′to, n. a hollowed moulding whose curvature is the quarter of a circle, used chiefly in cornices.