from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A decorative molding consisting of a series of egg-shaped figures alternating with dart-shaped, anchor-shaped, or tongue-shaped figures.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a decorative ovolo molding, having a series of egg-shaped figures alternating with another shape in the form of a dart or anchor. Also used attributively. Called also egg and dart, and egg and tongue
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a decorative molding; a series of egg-shaped figures alternating with another shape
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