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caracole

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

A manoeuvre intended to let cavalry make effective use of firearms. By 1540 German heavy cavalry, known as reiters, were abandoning the lance for wheel-lock pistols. They advanced in column...

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caracole <i>noun</i>

Jennifer Speake and Mark LaFlaur.

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of Foreign Terms in English

January 1999; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 72 words.

E17 French (caracol(e) snail's shell, spiral).

Equestrianism E17 A half turn or wheel to the right or left by

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caracole

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

A manoeuvre intended to let cavalry make effective use of firearms. By 1540 German heavy cavalry, known as reiters, were abandoning the lance for wheel-lock pistols. They advanced in column...

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Caracole

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 13 words.

Andalusian gypsy song and dance form in flamenco style. See Flamenco, Table 1.

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caracole

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 149 words.

barcarole, bole, bowl, cajole, coal, Cole, condole, console, control, dhole, dole, droll, enrol (US enroll), extol, foal,

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caracole

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 149 words.

barcarole, bole, bowl, cajole, coal, Cole, condole, console, control, dhole, dole, droll, enrol (US enroll), extol, foal,

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caracole

Richard Holmes.

in The Oxford Companion to Military History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 112 words.

A manoeuvre intended to let cavalry make effective use of firearms. By 1540 German heavy cavalry, known as reiters,

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Divertimento No. 15

Reba Ann Adler.

in The International Encyclopedia of Dance

January 1998; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance. 649 words.

Original title: Caracole. Ballet in five sections. Choreography: George Balanchine. Music: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Divertimento no. 15

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Making Visible What Had No Business Being Seen

Freya Schiwy.

in Resolutions 3

December 2012; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Art. 4544 words.

Mexico and Bolivia have both seen the emergence of community media linked to indigenous movements, which hold up the idea of consensus as fundamental to a process of wide-ranging political...

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Edmund White

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1940– ),

American novelist and essayist, born in Cincinnati, Ohio. Nocturnes for the King of Naples (1978) is a non‐realistic novel dealing with homosexual themes which were...

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Patricia Wilde

Overview page. Subjects: Dance.

(b Ottawa, 16 Jul. 1928)

Canadian-US dancer, teacher, and director. She studied with G. Osborn, C. and D. Littlefield, at the School of American Ballet, and later with...

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