arcature

noun ar·ca·ture \ˈärkəˌchu̇(ə)r, -chər\

Definition of arcature

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a small arcade (as in a balustrade)

  2. 2 :  a blind arcade; especially :  one that is decorative rather than structural

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Origin and Etymology of arcature

French, probably irregular from arcade + -ure


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