lancet arch

Origin of lancet arch

First recorded in 1815–25
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lancet arch

noun
  1. a narrow acutely pointed arch having two centres of equal radiiSometimes shortened to: lancet Also called: acute arch, Gothic arch, pointed arch, ogive
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