Tudor arch

noun

: a low elliptical 3-, 4-, or 5-centered arch
especially : a 4-centered pointed arch see arch illustration

Examples of Tudor arch in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Scratching the itch for historic architecture: modern riffs on the old English vernacular, such as the fireplace’s low, wide curve minus the central point of the classic Tudor arch. Barbara Sgroi, WSJ, 15 Dec. 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1815, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Tudor arch was in 1815

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“Tudor arch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tudor%20arch. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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