Arched


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Arched

Shapes formed by the curved, pointed, or rounded upper part of openings or supporting members.
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One afternoon a scissor-grinder chanced to set his wheel a-going under the Pyncheon Elm, and just in front of the arched window.
As I craned my neck to catch a glimpse of the thing that had aroused the fury of the beast before me, it sprang through the arched gateway and was at my side--with parted lips and heaving bosom and disheveled hair--a bronzed and lovely vision to eyes that had never harbored hope of rescue.
So they led her to the lofty gate, and here, from sky to earth, a lovely rainbow arched its radiant colors in the sun.