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angle-round

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Battlemented parapet on continuous corbelling set over a curved corner of a tower or wall, especially in C17 Scottish architecture.

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angle-round

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Battlemented parapet on continuous corbelling set over a curved corner of a tower or wall, especially in C17 Scottish architecture.

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angle-round

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 21 words.

Battlemented parapet on continuous corbelling set over a curved corner of a tower or wall, especially in C17 Scottish architecture.

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bottled

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 30 words.

A rounded edge. Can also be an internal angle that has been rounded and looks like it has been created

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bevel

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 38 words.

1. A rounded or angled edge that is not at a right angle.

2. The point where two surfaces meet

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pencil arris

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 19 words.

A corner or angle of timber or plaster rounded to a radius of approximately 3  mm.

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pillow capital

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Capital resembling a cushion, or a cubic capital with the lower angles rounded off, as in Romanesque architecture.

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pillow capital

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 20 words.

Capital resembling a cushion, or a cubic capital with the lower angles rounded off, as in Romanesque architecture.

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axonometric projection

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 100 words.

Geometrical drawing of a work of architecture. Its plan is produced to scale, but moved round at an angle

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turret

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 108 words.

1 Small or subordinate tower normally forming part of a larger structure, especially a rounded addition to the angle of

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Coburg

Edited by John Ayto.

in An A-Z of Food and Drink

January 2002; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 76 words.

A Coburg is a round loaf with two cuts made in the top at right angles, so that it opens

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Circumflex

Edited by Tom McArthur.

in Concise Oxford Companion to the English Language

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 64 words.

A diacritic placed over vowel symbols. It has three possible forms: angled (∧), rounded (∩), or waved (˜). In classical

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<i>n</i>‐tuple

P. H. Matthews.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 28 words.

Any ordered set of n elements. Usually enclosed in round or angled brackets: thus, with n = 3, the triple

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Coburg

John Ayto.

in The Diner’s Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 73 words.

A round loaf with two cuts made in the top at right angles, so that it opens out in baking

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pillow capital

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 22 words.

*Capital resembling a cushion, or a cubic capital with the lower angles rounded off, as in *Romanesque architecture....

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chine

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

The angle where the bottom strakes of a boat meet the sides. In a hard-chined boat this angle is pronounced; in a soft-chined one it is rounded off gradually.

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exolever

Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry.

A modified elevator for the extraction of tooth roots. It has a small rounded tip either in the long axis to the handle or angled left or right.

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<i>n</i>‐tuple

P. H. Matthews.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 29 words.

Any ordered set of n elements. Usually enclosed in round or angled brackets: thus, with n = 3, the triple (a, b, c) or <a, b, c>....

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Circumflex

Edited by Tom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthur and Lise Fontaine.

in The Oxford Companion to the English Language

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 66 words.

A diacritic placed over vowel symbols. It has three possible forms: angled (∧), rounded (∩), or waved (˜). In Welsh the circumflex indicates a long vowel, e.g. ...

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turret

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 120 words.

1. Small or subordinate tower normally forming part of a larger structure, especially a rounded addition to the angle of a building, sometimes commencing on ...

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Manders, Jos

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 31 words.

Dutch, 20th century, male.

Born 1932, in Eindhoven.

Sculptor.

Jos Manders creates monochrome reliefs in synthetic resins, whose almost smooth surface is defined...

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