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Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

In architecture, showing in section a double continuous S-shaped curve. The word comes (in late Middle English) from ogive, with which it was then synonymous; the current sense developed in...

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Ogee

Francis Woodman.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 453 words.

Sinuous, pointed motif composed of two S-shaped arcs, convex above and concave below, struck on four centres, two outside and above the arch (see Arch, fig. (left)). The ogee has a long...

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nodding ogee

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 34 words.

*Ogee *canopy-head. Its *apex projects beyond the springing-line of the canopy, i.e. it is an ogee

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nodding ogee

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 39 words.

Ogee canopy-head. Its apex projects beyond the springing-line of the canopy, i.e. it is an ogee form in section

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nodding ogee

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Ogee canopy-head. Its apex projects beyond the springing-line of the canopy, i.e. it is an ogee form in section as well as in elevation.

Row of nodding ogee canopies (after an...

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ogee

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

In architecture, showing in section a double continuous S-shaped curve. The word comes (in late Middle English) from ogive, with which it was then synonymous; the current sense developed in...

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ogee

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 120 words.

Upright double curve, concave at the top and convex at the bottom, as in the cyma recta (a cyma reversa

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ogee

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 68 words.

1. A rebated joint or half-lap joint.

2. A spigot and socket joint that allows one tube to be located

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ogee

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 186 words.

• haji • algae • Angie • argy-bargy, Panaji • edgy, sedgy, solfeggi, veggie, wedgie • cagey,

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ogee

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 185 words.

• haji • algae • Angie • argy-bargy, Panaji • edgy, sedgy, solfeggi, veggie, wedgie • cagey,

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ogee

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 10 words.

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A double curve, one concave the other convex.

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ogee

Michael Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 15 words.

An S-shaped double curve, commonly used in *Decorated and Gothic *Perpendicular architecture.

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ogee

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 18 words.

†ogive XV; S-shaped double curve XVII. prob. reduced form of ogive, perh. through the pl. form ogi(v)es.

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Ogee

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 77 words.

Sinuous decorative moulding composed of an S-shaped arc, concave above and convex below (cyma recta) or convex above and concave

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ogee

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 118 words.

Upright double curve, concave at the top and convex at the bottom, as in the *cyma recta (a *

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ogee

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 35 words.

in architecture, showing in section a double continuous S-shaped curve. The word comes (in late Middle English) from ogive, with which it was then synonymous; the current sense developed in...

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OGEE: an online gene essentiality database

Wei-Hua Chen, Pablo Minguez, Martin J. Lercher and Peer Bork.

in Nucleic Acids Research

January 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 2699 words.

OGEE is an Online GEne Essentiality database. Its main purpose is to enhance our understanding of the essentiality of genes. This is achieved by collecting not only...

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reverse ogee

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 4 words.

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ogee arch

in The Oxford Companion to Architecture

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 56 words.

A double-curved arch in which the lower arcs are centred within the arch and curve inwards, while the upper arcs

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reverse ogee

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 4 words.

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ressant

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 3 words.

Ogee.

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