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Flowing tracery
Bar tracery with uninterrupted flowing curves, typical of the 14th century; also called curvilinear tracery.
Trimmed (knapped) flint used with dressed stone to form patterns.
Series of concave grooves (flutes), their common edges sharp (arris) or blunt (fillet).
Flying buttress
A buttress which transmits the thrust to a heavy support (abutment) by means of an arch or half-arch.
Flying stair
A stair with one or more flights unsupported by a wall on either side.
(lit. leaf): Lobe formed by the cusping of a circular or other shape in tracery. Trefoil (three), quatrefoil (four), cinquefoil (five), sexfoil (six) and multifoil express the number of lobes in a shape.
Decorated with leaves.
Vessel in a church or chapel for baptismal water, usually of stone or lead.
Structure protecting an entrance.
External stair, usually unenclosed.