an arcade of small dimensions.
a blind arcade, as a series of arches superimposed on the walls of a building for decoration.
arcature, in architecture, a small arcade built into a wall or applied against it, decorative rather than structural.
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a small-scale arcade
a set of blind arches attached to the wall of a building as decoration
abbreviation arc-cosine: the function the value of which for a given argument between –1 and 1 is the angle in radians (between 0 and π), the cosine of which is that argument: the inverse of the cosine function
a daughter of Thaumas and the sister of Iris and the Harpies. Zeus took away her wings when she aided the Titans in their war against him. Contemporary Examples But when they surface in the middle-class universe Arce swims in, the population does Cheech Marin bug eyes. Meet the Fútbol Moms Bryan Curtis July 17, […]
a genus of freshwater, ameboid protozoa that secrete a hard, umbrellalike shell having a single opening through which the pseudopodia extend. Historical Examples Dujardin points out very clearly the identity of structure between organisms like Amœbæ and such forms as Difflugia and Arcella. The Ocean World: Louis Figuier
Geometry. any unbroken part of the circumference of a circle or other curved line. Also called electric arc. Electricity. a luminous bridge formed in a gap between two electrodes. Compare 1 (def 2). Astronomy. the part of a circle representing the apparent course of a heavenly body. anything bow-shaped. to form an . to move […]