Usage examples for segmental

  1. To either side, between fluted pilasters, are segmental arched fireplaces with heavy mantel shelves above, supported by carved consoles, while beyond these are single doors with pedimental heads. – The Colonial Architecture of Philadelphia by Frank Cousins Phil M. Riley
  2. Six slender columns divide its seven arches, while above them are trefoil and quatrefoil penetrations contained within a segmental arch, broken by carved heads. – Cathedrals of Spain by John A. (John Allyne) Gade