arched construction

arched construction

[¦ärcht kən′strək·shən]
(building construction)
A method of construction relying on arches and vaults to support walls and floors.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

arched construction

A method of construction relying on arches and vaults to support walls and floors.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The 1,049ft arched construction - due to open within a fortnight - crumbled into the Tuo River in central China as workers were removing a supporting frame.