perpendicular style definition

  • adjective:
    • a name fond of the latest number of English Gothic structure, which prevailed from close of 14th century on early an element of the sixteenth; -- probably so named from straight design of its screen mullions.
  • noun:
    • a Gothic style in 14th and 15th century England; characterized by vertical lines and a four-centered (Tudor) arch and lover vaulting

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