barrel vault meaning
- Noun: barrel vault
- The simplest form of vault; a single continuous arch
Derived forms: barrel vaults
Type of: vault
Encyclopedia: Barrel vault
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- like the two interior courtyard gardens, the entry court is an interruption in the iterative fild of barrel vaults that comprise the building
- The roof has a barrel vault and the windows are small.
- The straight sanctuary is divided into three apses with barrel vaults.
- The edifice has a nave and two aisles with barrel vault.
- In the basement is a spacious chapel with a barrel vault.