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balustrade

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

1 Row of balusters supporting a hand-rail of a stair.

2 Series of balusters between pedestals, plinths, and copings or cornices, forming a type of parapet.

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balustrade

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 144 words.

abrade, afraid, aid, aide, ambuscade, arcade, balustrade, barricade, Belgrade, blade, blockade, braid, brigade, brocade, cannonade, carronade, cascade, cavalcade,

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balustrade

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 144 words.

abrade, afraid, aid, aide, ambuscade, arcade, balustrade, barricade, Belgrade, blade, blockade, braid, brigade, brocade, cannonade, carronade, cascade, cavalcade,

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balustrade Order

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Order of balustrade columns, actually miniature versions from the Classical Orders.

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balustrade Order

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 13 words.

Order of balustrade columns, actually miniature versions from the Classical Orders.

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balustrade

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

1 Row of balusters supporting a hand-rail of a stair.

2 Series of balusters between pedestals, plinths, and copings or cornices, forming a type of parapet.

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balustrade

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 27 words.

1 Row of balusters supporting a hand-rail of a stair.

2 Series of balusters between pedestals, plinths, and

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balustrade

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. 49 words.

The vertical in-filling components of a structure that acts as a guard against an open edge of a roof, floor,

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balustrade

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 13 words.

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A row of ornamented supports to a railing or low colonnade.

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balustrade

Michael Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 15 words.

The ensemble of rail or *coping supported by *balusters forming a railing.

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Balustrade

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 3 words.

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Theatre on the Balustrade

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

Playhouse and theatre company in Prague, named after the street on which it is located. After informal performances given in the nightclub Reduta in 1957, Jir̆í Suchý (1931– ), Ivan...

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Balustrade, Theatre on the

Milan Lukeš.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 201 words.

Playhouse and theatre company in Prague, named after the street on which it is located. After informal performances given

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newel end

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. 6 words.

An escalator balustrade end.

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estrade

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 12 words.

Low raised platform or *daïs, usually with a *balustrade.

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choir-rail

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Rail, low balustrade, or cancelli separating the choir from the nave.

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estrade

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Low raised platform or daïs in a room, usually with a balustrade.

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choir-rail

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 12 words.

Rail, low balustrade, or cancelli separating the choir from the nave.

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estrade

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 13 words.

Low raised platform or daïs in a room, usually with a balustrade.

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veranda(h)

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 14 words.

XVIII. — Hindi varandā — Pg. varanda, †Sp. baranda railing, balustrade, balcony, of unkn. orig.

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ringhiera

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 21 words.

*Balustrade, hand-*rail, or *parapet, so associated with *balconies from which the public may be addressed....

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