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: built in the form of a vault : arched
: covered with a vault
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14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1
Middle English vowted, yvowted, from past participle of vowten "to vault entry 2," or from voute vault entry 1 + -ed -ed entry 1
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: built in the form of an arch
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to deposit or conceal in a hiding place
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