anse de panier

noun
anse de pa·​nier | \ ˈäⁿsdə(ˌ)pȧnˈyā \

Definition of anse de panier

architecture
: a broadly elliptical or 3-centered curve

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First Known Use of anse de panier

1834, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anse de panier

French, literally, basket handle

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“Anse de panier.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anse%20de%20panier. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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