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ogee arch

Syllabification: o·gee arch

Definition of ogee arch in English:

noun

Architecture
An arch with two ogee curves meeting at the apex.
Example sentences
  • This was costly to construct, flamboyant, and characterized by ogee arches, flowing and inventive window tracery, and lighter vaulting.

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