Term of the Road Dictionary

bow-string arch

  • Language : PIARC Road Dictionary / English
  • Theme : Structures Bridges
  • Definition : Arch formed by a curved top flange and a horizontal bottom flange in tension, connected by hangers or vertical members.
  • Synonyms : tied arch

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