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Main Entry: 1arch
Pronunciation: primarystressärch
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English arche "arch," from early French arche (same meaning), derived from Latin arcus "bow (weapon)"
1 : a usually curved part of a structure that is over an opening and serves as a support
2 : something resembling an arch in form or function; especially : either of two portions of the bony structure of the foot that give it flexibility

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