rowlock arch

noun

: an arch in which voussoirs are arranged in separate concentric rings each forming an arch

Word History

First Known Use

1860, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rowlock arch was in 1860

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“Rowlock arch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rowlock%20arch. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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