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Norman arch


      n     (Chiefly Brit)   a semicircular arch, esp. one in the Romanesque style of architecture developed by the Normans in England,   (Also called)    Roman arch  
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Norman          [1]  
1    (in the Middle Ages) a member of the people of Normandy descended from the 10th-century Scandinavian conquerors of the country and the native French  
2    a native or inhabitant of Normandy  
3       another name for       Norman French  
4    of, relating to, or characteristic of the Normans, esp. the Norman kings of England, the Norman people living in England, or their dialect of French  
5    of, relating to, or characteristic of Normandy or its inhabitants  
6    denoting, relating to, or having the style of Romanesque architecture used in Britain from the Norman Conquest until the 12th century. It is characterized by the rounded arch, the groin vault, massive masonry walls, etc.  

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[arch.] near in space, time or relation, almost (followed by: upon)
"nigh upon" is even stronger in keeping with an antiquated, even biblical style. "The end of the world is nigh upon us"
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