tas-de-charge

noun
\ ˌtädəˈshärzh \
plural -s

Definition of tas-de-charge

: the portion of a group of vault ribs that occurs just above the spring where the ribs are still joined together

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History and Etymology for tas-de-charge

French tas de charge, literally, pile for the burden

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“Tas-de-charge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tas-de-charge. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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