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ARCHIVOLT (from Lat. arcus, an arch, ...

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Originally appearing in Volume V02, Page 444 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ARCHIVOLT (from Lat. arcus, an arch, and volta, a vault), an architectural term applied to the mouldings of an architrave, when carried round an arched opening.
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