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  Definition of Arc
  1. electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field
  2. a continuous portion of a circle
  3. something curved in shape
  4. form an arch or curve; "her back arches"; "her hips curve nicely"
Similar Words: discharge, spark, electric arc, electric discharge, bow, arch, curve

 

Hyponyms: brush discharge, corona discharge, corona, corposant, St. Elmo's fire, Saint Elmo's fire, Saint Elmo's light, Saint Ulmo's fire, Saint Ulmo's light, electric glow, flashover, limb, rainbow, camber

 

Part Meronyms: circle, sector

 

Derivational Morphology: spark, sparkle, arch, curve, bow, curvature, archway

 

Anagrams: car

 

Language Translations:
Bulgarian: дъга   Dutch: boog  
Finnish: kaari   French: arc  
German: Bogen   Italian: arco  
Latin: arcus   Norwegian: bue  
Slovak: oblúk   Swedish: kurva  
 
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