Adjective "Arced" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Arced


    Definition:

    1. Geometry. any unbroken part of the circumference of a circle or other curved line.

    2. Also called electric arc. Electricity. a luminous bridge formed in a gap between two electrodes.Compare spark1 (def 2).

    3. Astronomy. the part of a circle representing the apparent course of a heavenly body.

    4. anything bow-shaped. verb (used without object), arced[ahrkt]/ɑrkt/ or arcked, arcing[ahr-king]/ˈɑr kɪŋ/ or arcking.

    5. to form an electric arc.

    6. to move i

    Origin:
    arc

    Examples:

    "waters can be arced."

    "hexafluorides can be arced."