skew arch(redirected from skew bridges)
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An arch having sides not at right angles to the face of its abutments.
(Architecture) an arch or vault, esp one used in a bridge or tunnel, that is set at an oblique angle to the span
an arch, as at the entrance to a tunnel, having sides, or jambs, that are not at right angles with the face.