noun Architecture.
an arcade of small dimensions.
a blind arcade, as a series of arches superimposed on the walls of a building for decoration.

< Medieval Latin arcāt(a) an arch (see arcade) + -ure Unabridged
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arcature (ˈɑːkətʃə)
1.  a small-scale arcade
2.  a set of blind arches attached to the wall of a building as decoration

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Example sentences
The turret has a finial on top, arcature directly below the eaves, and three double-hung bay windows with eyebrows.
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