Sentence Examples

  • A broad semicircular pectoral surmounted by the head of a lioness, and on the left arm a basket.
  • The arches of this period are semicircular and usually highly stilted.
  • Slabs or two small walls; the semicircular space thus formed has a diameter of about 45 ft., and was probably intended for sacrifices.
  • One end of the hippodrome was semicircular, and the other end square with an extensive portico, in front of which, at a lower level, were the stalls for the horses and chariots.
  • A semicircular or semi-elliptical pit (calcarone) about 33 ft.