Arcked
Arc Arc ([aum]rk), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Arcked} ([aum]rkt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Arcking}.] (Elec.) To form a voltaic arc, as an electrical current in a broken or disconnected circuit. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • arcked — /ahrkt/, v. a pt. and pp. of arc. * * * arcked «ahrkt», verb. arced; a past tense and a past participle of arc …   Useful english dictionary

  • arcked — /ahrkt/, v. a pt. and pp. of arc. * * * …   Universalium

  • arcked — ɑːk n. curve, part of a circle v. follow an arc shaped course; form an electrical arc …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Arc — ([aum]rk), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Arcked} ([aum]rkt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Arcking}.] (Elec.) To form a voltaic arc, as an electrical current in a broken or disconnected circuit. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Arcking — Arc Arc ([aum]rk), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Arcked} ([aum]rkt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Arcking}.] (Elec.) To form a voltaic arc, as an electrical current in a broken or disconnected circuit. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • arc — /ahrk/, n., v., arced /ahrkt/ or arcked, arcing /ahr king/ or arcking. n. 1. Geom. any unbroken part of the circumference of a circle or other curved line. 2. Also called electric arc. Elect. a luminous bridge formed in a gap between two… …   Universalium

  • arc — or electric arc [ärk] n. [ME ark < OFr arc < L arcus, a bow, arch < IE base * arqu , bowed, curved > ARROW] 1. Historical the part of a circle that is the apparent path of a heavenly body above and below the horizon 2. a bowlike… …   English World dictionary

  • arc´like´ — arc «ahrk», noun, verb, arced «ahrkt», arc|ing «AHR kihng», or arcked, arck|ing. –n. 1. any part of the circumference of a circle. 2. any part of any curved line. 3. a …   Useful english dictionary

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