Hanse

• (n.) An association; a league or confederacy. • (n.) That part of an elliptical or many-centered arch which has the shorter radius and immediately adjoins the impost.
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Hanse

Hanse (hăns) noun [ Confer French anse handle, anse de panier surbased arch, flat arch, vault, and English haunch hip.] (Architecture) That part of an elliptical or many-centered arch which has the shorter radius and immediately adjoins the impost.
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Hanse

Hanse noun [ German hanse , or French hanse (from German), Old High German & Goth. hansa ; akin to Anglo-Saxon hōs band, troop.] An association; a league or confederacy. Hanse towns (Hist.) , certain commercial cities in Germany which associated t...
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Hanse

In architecture a hanse is a part of an elliptical or many-cantered arch which has the shorter radius and immediately adjoins the impost.
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