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arches US English

Used in names of moths with curving archlike patterns on the wings, such as dark arches

arch1 US English

A curved symmetrical structure spanning an opening and typically supporting the weight of a bridge, roof, or wall above it

flat arch US English

An arch with a flat lower or inner curve

gill arch US English

Any of a series of bony or cartilaginous curved bars along the pharynx, supporting the gills of fish and amphibians

jack arch US English

A small arch only one brick in thickness, especially as used in numbers to support a floor

ogee arch US English

An arch with two ogee curves meeting at the apex

skew arch US English

An arch (or bridge) with the line of the arch not at right angles to the abutment

wheel arch US English

An arch-shaped cavity in the body of a vehicle, which houses a wheel

lancet arch US English

An arch with an acutely pointed head

neural arch US English

The curved rear (dorsal) section of a vertebra, enclosing the canal through which the spinal cord passes

pointed arch US English

An arch with a pointed crown, characteristic of Gothic architecture

zygomatic arch US English

The zygoma

proscenium arch US English

An arch framing the opening between the stage and the auditorium in some theaters

dark arches in arches US English

Used in names of moths with curving archlike patterns on the wings, such as dark arches