an arch with the intrados widening above the springing and then narrowing to a rounded crown.
an arch formed in the shape of a horseshoe, esp as used in Moorish architecture
[moo r-ish] /ˈmʊər ɪʃ/ adjective 1. of or relating to the , a Muslim people of NW Africa. 2. in the style of the Moors, as architecture or decoration. /ˈmʊərɪʃ; ˈmɔː-/ adjective 1. of or relating to the Moors 2. denoting the style of architecture used in Spain from the 13th to 16th century, characterized […]
plural noun 1. the Moravian Church.
[maw-rey-vee-uh n, moh-] /mɔˈreɪ vi ən, moʊ-/ adjective 1. pertaining to or its inhabitants. 2. of or relating to the religious denomination of Moravians. noun 3. a native or inhabitant of . 4. Also called Herrnhuter. a member of a Christian denomination descended from the Bohemian Brethren and holding that the Scriptures are the only […]
- Moravian church
noun 1. a Protestant Church originating in Moravia in 1722 as a revival of the sect of Bohemian Brethren. It has close links with the Lutheran Church