SEMICIRCULAR VAULT

SEMICIRCULAR VAULT
عَقْد نصف دائري

English-Arabic construction engineering dictionary. 2015.

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  • semicircular vault — noun : barrel vault …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vault (architecture) — A Vault (French. voute, Italian. volta, German. Gewölbe, Polish. sklepienie , Spanish. bóveda ) is an architectural term for an arched form used to provide a space with a ceiling or roof. url=http://concise.britannica.com/ebc/article… …   Wikipedia

  • Vault —    An arched ceiling built of brick, stone, or concrete. Of these materials, concrete is the most effective as it allows for greater expanses since it forms one solid, rigid, surface requiring a lesser number of internal supports. The solid… …   Dictionary of Renaissance art

  • Rib vault — Cathedral of Reims, France …   Wikipedia

  • Wagon vault — Wagon Wag on, n. [D. wagen. [root]136. See {Wain}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A wheeled carriage; a vehicle on four wheels, and usually drawn by horses; especially, one used for carrying freight or merchandise. [1913 Webster] Note: In the United States,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Barrel Vault — See: Vault, Barrel continous vault of semicircular cross section; also called tunnel vault …   Medieval glossary

  • Tunnel vault — continous vault of semicircular cross section; also called barrel vault …   Medieval glossary

  • barrel vault — noun a) A simple roof having a curved, often semicircular cross section; used to span large distances in railway stations, churches, etc. Usually supported on columns. b) A building profile featuring a rounded profile to the roof on the short… …   Wiktionary

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  • Loarre Castle — is a Romanesque fortress in Huesca province, Aragon, Spain. It commands a magnificent situation in the foothills of the Pyrenees overlooking the vast plains of Sotonera south to Huesca and beyond. The complex was built largely during the 11th and …   Wikipedia

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