arch over


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Verb1.arch over - form an arch overarch over - form an arch over; "Big rocks overarch the stream"
References in classic literature ?
One voyager in Purchas calls them the wondrous whiskers inside of the whale's mouth; another, hogs' bristles; a third old gentleman in Hackluyt uses the following elegant language: There are about two hundred and fifty fins growing on each side of his upper chop, which arch over his tongue on each side of his mouth.