Tudor arch

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Tu′dor arch′

a four-centered arch, the inner pair of curves having a radius much greater than that of the outer pair.
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Noun1.Tudor arch - a low elliptical or pointed archTudor arch - a low elliptical or pointed arch; usually drawn from four centers
arch - (architecture) a masonry construction (usually curved) for spanning an opening and supporting the weight above it
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