- Soffit Cusp
- ♦ Cusp springing from the flat soffit of an arched head, not from the chamfered side or edge (chamfer cusp).(Wood, Margaret. The English Medieval House, 414)
Medieval glossary. 2014.
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Chamfer Cusp — ♦ Cusps springing from the chamfered side or edge of an arched head (not the soffit, for which see soffit cusp. (Wood, Margaret. The English Medieval House, 410) Related terms: Chamfer, Chamfer, Sunk, Chamfer, Hollow, Cusp … Medieval glossary
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