from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a small, arched passageway

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture: An arcade of small dimensions, such as a balustrade, formed by a series of little arches.
  • n. A blind arcade, used rather to decorate a wall-space, as beneath a row of windows or a cornice, than to meet a necessity of construction.


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