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- n. An arch in the shape of ogive.
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- n. a pointed arch; usually has a joint (instead of a keystone) at the apex
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At least here there were other things to look at: Robin Strangelove sitting on a low wall, flanked by Pamela and Christobel; Josh clambering up on a higher wall, grinning down at Rosamund, and then stretching down a hand to draw her up after; Lord Carver standing in a stone doorway, gazing up at its Gothic arch and saying something to Eva that threw them both into fits of laughter;