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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Formed like the carapace of a tortoise; Arched; Vaulted

Usage examples (4)
  • The testudinate is employed where the span is not great, and where large rooms are provided in upper stories.
  • The only flight of a testudinate which we remember is that downward one of the unfortunate tortoise that cracked the bald crown of
  • There are five different styles of cavaedium, termed according to their construction as follows: Tuscan, Corinthian, tetrastyle, displuviate, and testudinate.
  • No little testudinate triflers are these, for more
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