intrados definition

  • noun:
    • Architecture The internal bend of an arch.
    • The inner bend of an arch or vault.
    • The interior curve of an arch; esp., the inner or reduced curved face associated with the body of voussoirs taken collectively. See extrados.
    • In architecture, the inside or lower line, bend, or surface of an arch or vault. The surface or top bend or area is known as the extrados. See arch, 2.
    • the inner curve of an arch

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