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Inverted Arch:
Definition:

Sometimes required in the foundation work of large buildings when dead loads are concentrated, at intervals, on piers along the length of a wall. Inverted arches may be built at the bases of the piers to receive and distribute these loads. They are usually three or four ring segmental arches.