Dictionary.com

flat arch

Save This Word!

noun Architecture.
an arch having a more or less flat intrados and extrados with voussoirs radiating from a center below the arch.
QUIZ
TAKE JOY IN ACING THIS QUIZ ON “PRIDE” SYNONYMS
Hold your head up high as you embark on this quiz that explores some of the synonyms and meanings of “pride.”
Question 1 of 7
What does "dignity" mean?
Also called jack arch.

Origin of flat arch

First recorded in 1705–15
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use flat arch in a sentence

FEEDBACK