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synonyms for hemicycle

  • arc
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How to use hemicycle in a sentence

In the hemicycle the committee benches had disappeared; they had run parallel to the sections on the arc of a circle.
THE CONQUEST OF ROMEMATILDE SERAO
The hemicycle became the apse; the gallery, a clerestory; the hall, a central nave.
CATHEDRALS AND CLOISTERS OF THE SOUTH OF FRANCE, VOLUME 1ELISE WHITLOCK ROSE
Above the terrace of the recesses, rose that of the Hemicycle.
OLD ROMEROBERT BURN
In the hemicycle above are the Virgin and Child under a Byzantine canopy with angels and founders on either side.
THE STORY OF PARISTHOMAS OKEY
His greatest work, however, and one which won him much fame, is his well-known Hemicycle in the Beaux Arts (p. 319).
THE STORY OF PARISTHOMAS OKEY
But the hemicycle was not easy to make unless it were fairly small, and, if small, it was not very easy to read.
TIME TELLING THROUGH THE AGESHARRY CHASE BREARLEY
It can be seen that this and similar great dials were applications of the hemicycle idea on a large scale.
TIME TELLING THROUGH THE AGESHARRY CHASE BREARLEY
On the other hand, the Hemicycle remained the common form of the instrument all through the classic period and even afterwards.
TIME TELLING THROUGH THE AGESHARRY CHASE BREARLEY
The defect of the Hemicycle, as this hollow type of dial was called, was that it could not be read accurately for short intervals.
TIME TELLING THROUGH THE AGESHARRY CHASE BREARLEY
But let us step on to the hemicycle of the Belvedere, and view some works greater than any we have yet seen or even imagined.
WITH THE WORLD'S GREAT TRAVELLERS, VOLUME IVVARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HEMICYCLE

  • arc
  • hemicycle
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