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1 For diminished arch, see arch.

2 In a sash-window, a diminished bar is a glaz-ing-bar moulded or shaped to present a finer, thinner appearance inside a room than it would appear if unshaped.

3Diminishing or graduated courses are layers or rows of slates that are of the same length in each course, but diminishing in height with each course from eaves to ridge.

Subjects: Architecture.

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