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bell arch

[′bel ¦ärch]
(architecture)
A round arch supported on large corbels, giving rise to a bell-shaped appearance.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

bell arch

A round arch resting on two large corbels with curved profiles.
See also: Arch
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bell arch

bell arch
A round arch supported on large corbels, giving rise to a bell-shaped appearance.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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