How To Spell arc?

Correct spelling: arc

What is the definition of arc?

  1. a continuous portion of a circle

What does the abbreviation arc mean?

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This graph shows how "arc" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for arc?

  1. What arc is and means. – The Wonder Island Boys: Exploring the Island by Roger Thompson Finlay
  2. In among the noisy crowd Mongol, Buriat and Tibetan riders threaded swiftly; caravans of camels solemnly raised their heads as we passed; the wooden wheels of the Mongol carts screamed in pain; and all was illumined by splendid great arc lights from the electric station which Baron Ungern had ordered erected immediately after the capture of Urga, together with a telephone system and wireless station. – Beasts, Men and Gods by Ferdinand Ossendowski
  3. Government affects but a part of the life which we live here and does not deal at all with the life beyond, while religion touches the infinite circle of existence as well as the small arc of that circle which we spend on earth. – The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
  4. There in like manner doth a cornice bind The hill all round about, as does the first, Save that its arc more suddenly is curved. – Divine-Comedy-Longfellow-s-Translation-Complete by Dante Alighieri
  5. In a long arc his clenched fist shot up and caught Glavour on the chin and rocked the four hundred pounds of bone and muscle that made up the Viceroy. – Giants on the Earth by Sterner St. Paul Meek
  6. Now we gathered them into piles among the trees, placing them to take advantage of what little wind was still blowing, and touched them off with the arc torch. – Four-Day Planet by Henry Beam Piper
  7. Of all those who were attached to the Court and related to the French sovereign, this young Prince was the most sympathetic to Joan of Arc – Joan of Arc by Ronald Sutherland Gower
  8. These arc nerves of sensation, by which the sense of touch or feeling is performed. – The American Woman's Home by Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe
  9. Sinclair, as he faced Barnhardt, was not easy in spite of his dogged self- control; and he was standing, much to his annoyance, in the glare of an arc light that swung across the street in front of the shop. – Whispering Smith by Frank H. Spearman
  10. In front of them stretched an arc of glittering lights- the wonderful Bay of Mentone, with Bordighera on the distant sea- board; higher up, the twinkling lights from the villas built on the rocky hills. – Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo by E. Phillips Oppenheim

What are the translations for arc?

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German words for Arc

Bogen, Lichtbogen, Kreisbogen, Arkus.

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Japanese words for Arc

アーク, 円弧, 弧, 弧形, こけい.

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Spanish words for Arc

arco, de arco, al arco, en arco.

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Vietnamese word for Arc

hồ quang.