Definition of Multifoil. Meaning of Multifoil. Synonyms of Multifoil

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Definition of Multifoil

Multifoil
Multifoil Mul"ti*foil, n. [Multi- + foil.] (Arch.) An ornamental foliation consisting of more than five divisions or foils. [R.] See Foil.
Multifoil
Multifoil Mul"ti*foil, a. Having more than five divisions or foils.

Meaning of Multifoil from wikipedia

- A multifoil arch (or polyfoil arch), sometimes also called a polylobed arch, is an architectural element of an arch containing multiple foils; symmetrical...
- the thakurdalan at the northern end. A paanch khilan takurdalan with multifoil arches supported on compound columns. the double storey wings on either...
- (trefoil), four (quatrefoil), five (cinquefoil), or a larger number (multifoil). Foil motifs may be used as part of the heads and tracery of window lights...
- geometric motifs. New architectural elements like minarets, muqarnas, and multifoil arches were invented. Common or important types of buildings in Islamic...
- Multifoil arches at the Alcazaba of Málaga....
- interlace patterns Iwan Liwan Mashrabiya Mocárabe Moroccan riad Mosaic Multifoil arch Muqarnas Nagash painting Qadad Reflecting pool Riwaq Sahn Socarrat...
- interlace patterns Iwan Liwan Mashrabiya Mocárabe Moroccan riad Mosaic Multifoil arch Muqarnas Nagash painting Qadad Reflecting pool Riwaq Sahn Socarrat...
- It was also common in the work of the Chinese and ****anese. Rounded multifoils are found in different parts of Gothic buildings such as circular windows...
- interlace patterns Iwan Liwan Mashrabiya Mocárabe Moroccan riad Mosaic Multifoil arch Muqarnas Nagash painting Qadad Reflecting pool Riwaq Sahn Socarrat...
- geometric motifs. New architectural elements like minarets, muqarnas, and multifoil arches were invented. Common or important types of buildings in Islamic...