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segmental arch

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology.

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A rounded arch, the arc of which is less than a semi‐circle.

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segmental arch

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology.

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A rounded arch, the arc of which is less than a semi‐circle.

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segmental arch

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 15 words.

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A rounded arch, the arc of which is less than a semi‐circle.

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skew-back

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Sloping bed, line, sommering, or surface of an abutment from which a segmental arch springs. See also arch.

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skew-back

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 19 words.

Sloping bed, line, sommering, or surface of an abutment from which a segmental arch springs. See also arch.

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pharyngeal arch

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 52 words.

(branchial arch, visceral arch) any of the paired segmented ridges of tissue in each side of the

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segment

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture — Mathematics.

Plane figure contained by a straight line and part of the circumference of a circle. A segmental arch is therefore the shape of a segment, formed by its centre far below the springing-line...

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segment

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 37 words.

Plane figure contained by a straight line and part of the circumference of a circle. A segmental arch is therefore

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broken

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 65 words.

Signifies interruption of an element, such as broken arch (usually segmental with its centre filled by a carved motif), broken

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turning piece

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. 61 words.

Temporary support that provides support to a brick, stone, or other form of segmental arch. The support is often made

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purple light

Storm Dunlop.

in A Dictionary of Weather

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Environmental Science. 41 words.

The highest segment of the twilight arch, which appears a purple shade. It may become extremely strong with a

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segment

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.

Plane figure contained by a straight line and part of the circumference of a circle: a segmental arch is therefore

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pharyngeal arch

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

(branchial arch, visceral arch) any of the paired segmented ridges of tissue in each side of the throat of the early embryo that correspond to the gill arches of fish. Each arch contains a...

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broken

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 66 words.

Signifies interruption of an element, e.g. broken arch (usually segmental with its centre filled by a carved motif), broken ashlar

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pharyngeal arch

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 55 words.

any of the paired segmented ridges of tissue in each side of the throat of the early embryo that correspond to the gill arches of fish. Each arch contains a cartilage, a cranial nerve, and...

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Altered apoptosis pattern during pharyngeal arch artery remodelling is associated with aortic arch malformations in <i>Tgfβ2</i> knock-out mice

Daniël G.M Molin, Marco C DeRuiter, Lambertus J Wisse, Mohamad Azhar, Thomas Doetschman, Robert E Poelmann and Adriana C Gittenberger-de Groot.

in Cardiovascular Research

November 2002; p ublished online November 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 5129 words.

Abstract

Objective: The morphogenetic process underlying the remodelling of the embryonic mammalian pharyngeal arch artery system is unknown....

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purple light

Overview page. Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.

The highest segment of the twilight arch, which appears a purple shade. It may become extremely strong with a vibrant colour when large quantities of material have been injected into the...

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Repair of aortic arch atresia with diffuse hypoplasia of the descending thoracic aorta

Abdulaziz Al-Khaldi, Fahad Alhabshan, Omar Tamimi and Nerood Jha.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2008; p ublished online April 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 1296 words.

Abstract

We report successful repair of a rare combination of aortic arch atresia and diffuse long-segment hypoplasia of the descending aorta in a...

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Double aortic arch in an adult

Kenichiro Noguchi, Daijiro Hori, Yohei Nomura and Hiroyuki Tanaka.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

June 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 1239 words.

We present the case of a 60-year old man who complained of severe dysphagia caused by a double aortic arch (DAA) with a right-sided descending thoracic aorta. The left-sided aortic arch had...

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Arch

Francis Woodman and Jonathan M. Bloom.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Techniques and Principles. 6314 words.

An opening or frame, which may be either load-bearing or decorative, with a profile based on the segment of a circle or series of segments. A true brick or masonry arch is a composite...

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Late systemic hypertension and aortic arch geometry after successful repair of coarctation of the aorta

Phalla Ou, Damien Bonnet, Louis Auriacombe, Elisa Pedroni, Fanny Balleux, Daniel Sidi and Elie Mousseaux.

in European Heart Journal

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 4163 words.

Aims

To investigate the role of the geometry of the aortic arch in resting hypertension after successful repair of coarctation (CoA).

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