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vaultingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈvɒl.tɪŋ/  us   /ˈvɑːl.t̬ɪŋ/
arches that ​support a ​ceiling or ​room: After the ​explosion, nothing of the ​walls or vaulting ​remainedintact.

vaultingadjective

uk   /ˈvɒl.tɪŋ/  us   /ˈvɑːl.t̬ɪŋ/
vaulting ambition disapproving a ​strongwish to be ​extremelysuccessful, ​powerful, ​rich, etc. and a ​belief that this is more ​important than anything ​else: He ​sacrificed his ​marriage to his vaulting ​politicalambition.
(Definition of vaulting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vaulting”
in Chinese (Simplified) (支撑屋顶或房间的)穹顶结构…
in Chinese (Traditional) (支撐屋頂或房間的)穹頂結構…
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