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Noun: arc  aa(r)k
  1. Electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field
    - discharge, spark, electric arc, electric discharge
     
  2. A continuous portion of a circle
     
  3. Something curved in shape
    - bow
Verb: arc  aa(r)k
  1. Form an arch or curve
    "her back arcs";
    - arch, curve
     
  2. Form an electrical arc

Sounds like: ark

Derived forms: arcs, arcing, arced

Type of: bend, curve, curved shape, electrical conduction, flex

Part of: circle, sector

Encyclopedia: Arc, Savoie