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 for Stilted arch
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Stilted \Stilt"ed\, a.
     Elevated as if on stilts; hence, pompous; bombastic; as, a
     stilted style; stilted declamation.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Stilted arch (Arch.), an arch in which the springing line
        is some distance above the impost, the space between being
        occupied by a vertical member, molded or ornamented, as a
        continuation of the archivolt, intrados, etc.
        [1913 Webster]

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