lancet arch definition

  • noun:
    • An arch that's narrow and pointed such as the head of a spear.
    • A-sharp pointed arch utilized in windows and doors, etc. This sort of structure had been distinct to England inside 13th Century.
    • a pointed arch, that the width, or period, is thin compared to the height.
    • An arch which the head is acutely pointed, such as the blade of a lancet, and having curves created by radii centering not in the arch.
    • an acutely pointed Gothic arch, like a lance

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