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The band or molding surrounding an arch.
The architectural members of the inner surface of an arch.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
The ornamental molding running around the exterior curve of an arch, around the openings of windows, doors, and other openings.
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architrave modified by being carried around a curved opening instead of a rectangular one; an ornamental molding or band of moldings on the face of an arch following the contour of the extrados.An
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