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English translation: segmental arches

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Spanish term or phrase:arcos escarzanos
English translation:segmental arches
Entered by: Berni Armstrong
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15:37 Mar 8, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Architecture
Spanish term or phrase: escarzano
Ok so here is another architectural item that my none-specialist dictionaries haven't been able to cope with:
From a description of a cloister.

The lower section supports the upper section via a gallery of "escarzano" arches ("medio punto incompleto") with two arches on each section.
Berni Armstrong
Local time: 01:11
segmental (arches)
Explanation:
escarzar=to bend (a stick) into an arc by means of cords


Greetings from: OSO ¶:^)
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nasegmental (arches)xxxOso


  

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segmental (arches)


Explanation:
escarzar=to bend (a stick) into an arc by means of cords


Greetings from: OSO ¶:^)


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xxxOso
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