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  • n. One of the ribs in a groined arch, springing from the corners in a diagonal direction.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the ribs in a groined arch, springing from the corners in a diagonal direction. [See Illustr. of groined vault.]

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In groined vaulting, a rib which extends diagonally from one pier to another, across the vault; an are ogive.

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