bóveda de crucería

English translation: groined or ribbed vault

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Spanish term or phrase:bóveda de crucería
English translation:groined or ribbed vault
Entered by: Parrot

14:33 Jan 24, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: bóveda de crucería
Perspectiva de la capilla del Bautismo. Restos de la anterior catedral gótica pueden apreciarse en el ingreso del arco apuntado y en la bóveda de crucería
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groined or ribbed vault
Explanation:
The vaults may be simple or formed by elaborate tracery simulating stars.
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Parrot
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nagroin vault
Claudia Porta
nagroined or ribbed vault
Parrot
naribbed vault
Luis Crespo


  

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ribbed vault


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Luis Crespo
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groined or ribbed vault


Explanation:
The vaults may be simple or formed by elaborate tracery simulating stars.

Parrot
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15 hrs
groin vault


Explanation:
groin vault: A vault produced by the intersection at right angles of two barrel (tunnel) vaults. Sometimes the arches of groin vaults may be pointed instead of round

Definition and picture at:

http://www.pitt.edu/~medart/menuglossary/groinvault.htm

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Claudia Porta
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