flat arch


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Noun1.Flat arch - an arch with mutually supporting voussoirs that has a straight horizontal extrados and intradosflat arch - an arch with mutually supporting voussoirs that has a straight horizontal extrados and intrados
arch - (architecture) a masonry construction (usually curved) for spanning an opening and supporting the weight above it
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For example, having a high arch or a flat arch is a risk for developing problems and pain in the lower leg, knee, hip and back, Dr.
Contract awarded for This flat arch trunk maintenance construction
A straight-lasted shoe is filled in on the inside of the medial part, increasing stability for the foot with a flat arch.