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ex·tra·dos

 (ĕk′strə-dŏs′, -dōs′)
n. pl. ex·tra·dos (-dōz′) or ex·tra·dos·es (-dŏs′ĭz)
The upper or exterior curve of an arch.

[French : Latin extrā, outside; see extra- + French dos, back (from Latin dorsum).]

extrados

(ɛkˈstreɪdɒs)
n, pl -dos (-dəʊz) or -doses
(Architecture) architect the outer curve or surface of an arch or vault. Compare intrados
[C18: from French, from extra- + dos back, from Latin dorsum]

ex•tra•dos

(ˈɛk strəˌdɒs, -ˌdoʊs, ɛkˈstreɪ dɒs, -doʊs)

n., pl. -dos (-ˌdoʊz, -doʊz)
-dos•es.
the exterior curve or surface of an arch or vault. Compare intrados.
[1765–75; < French, =extra- extra- + dos back (< Latin dorsum)]
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Noun1.extrados - the exterior curve of an archextrados - the exterior curve of an arch  
curve, curved shape - the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes
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A consultation is considering options for different bridges, including extrados bridges, cable-stayed bridges and balanced cantilever bridges.
En la Figura 10 B se puede observar que el TSR 2,25 es el que mayor Cp presenta, esto se debe a que en los intrados de los alabes la velocidad del fluido es mucho mayor que en la parte de los extrados, por lo que produce una baja presion (zona azul) y origina la fuerza de sustentacion, que es favorable por la generacion de momento.
However, after induction bending, these properties rapidly decrease because a new microstructure is obtained and also tensile strain, in extrados part, and compression strain in intrados part, is given to the material.
Y puesto que, por lo menos una vez, Cameron University llego en una reunion sin problemas del motor del vehiculo, sin embargo su representante IACUC metio la pata este ado al recoger unos extrados primates pidiendo un aventon en Lawton, OK, que se encontraron corriendo como locos entre los arboles durante el picnic,
The place of a lateral intake in the extrados (outer curve of an arc) of the river is identified using the CCHE2D model in [5].
When inflated, the tube pressed the liner towards the vent at the extrados and PVC pipe at the intrados, thus creating an end-seal with a provision to supply air through the quick connector, as shown in Figure 10.
Chic gets layered on heavy in the ultra-sophisticated outdoor dining collection Extrados by Ego Paris.
The pressure threshold of abdominal elevation and extrados of rats was recorded through pumping air into anus.
Considerando o intervalo de tempo que separa as duas amostras, os autores redistribuiram os falantes, deslocando a amostra Censo 1980 dezoito anos, para comparar grupos etarios mais diretamente comparaveis (age cohorts), extrados dos mesmos universos etarios.
MARFIL RUIZ, "Estudio de las linternas y el extrados de las cupulas de la Maqsura de la Catedral de Cordoba, antigua mezquita Aljama", Arqueologia de la Arquitectura, 3 (2004), pp.
En la parte romana este relleno se encuentra conformado a base de bloques de arenisca de tamano medio (al menos los que pudieron ser puestos al descubierto) trabados con mortero de cal de no demasiada consistencia, desde la calzada hasta el extrados de los arcos (AVILA JALVO, 2002: 72).
The second unpleasant situation occurs in summer months when the vault extrados is exposed to intensive warming from the roof truss area.