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medio punto incompleto

English translation: incomplete semicircular arch

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Spanish term or phrase:medio punto incompleto
English translation:incomplete semicircular arch
Entered by: Parrot
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16:00 Mar 8, 2001
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Art/Literary - Architecture
Spanish term or phrase: medio punto incompleto
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: 05:28
incomplete semicircular arch
Explanation:
arco de medio punto = semicircular arch
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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 05:28
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incomplete semicircular arch


Explanation:
arco de medio punto = semicircular arch


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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 05:28
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