basket handle arch

basket-handle arch

[bas-kit han-dl, bah-skit-]
noun Architecture.
an arch having a symmetrical form drawn from an odd number of radii in excess of one, which increase in length from the springing toward the center. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To basket handle arch
basket-handle arch

a round arch whose inner curve is drawn with circles having three centers [syn: three-centered arch
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature