fan vaulting

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  1. a system of fan vaults.

Origin of fan vaulting

First recorded in 1795–1805

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British Dictionary definitions for fan vaulting

fan vaulting

  1. architect vaulting having ribs that radiate like those of a fan and spring from the top of a capital or corbel: Also called: palm vaulting

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