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A pointed arch, especially one with a jointed apex.
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(Architecture) another name for lancet arch
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a pointed arch, esp. one having only two centers and equal radii.
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|Noun||1.||Gothic arch - a pointed arch; usually has a joint (instead of a keystone) at the apex|
pointed arch - an arch with a pointed apex; characteristic of Gothic architecture
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