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 a small chest, as of jewels; a selection of literary or musical gems.
Examples: casket of jewels; of literary selections; of musical selections; of songs, 1850.
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Noun1.Casquet - a light open casque without a visor or beavercasquet - a light open casque without a visor or beaver
casque - (15-16th century) any armor for the head; usually ornate without a visor
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CAST: Victor Ezenfis, Natacha Regnier, Fabrizio Rongione, Mathieu Amalric, Marla de Medeiros, Julia de Casquet, Jacques Bonnaffe, Christelle Prot, Adrien Michaux
Se trata de un macizo o batolito granitico de origen herciniano a modo de estribo del sector de Gredos en el Sistema Central (Doblas, Capote y Casquet, 1983: 27-38; Mapa Geologico de Espana, Hoja 602: 16-24).
The ship approached the Channel Islands in a strong northwesterly gale and was forced onto the treacherous Casquet reefs where it sank off the tiny island of Brecqhou.
Se refiere al primero como "The casquet of priceless jewels, sufficient to tempt a Diogenes from his tub, or an anchorite from his cell / El cofre de joyas valiosas, suficiente para tentar a un Diogenes a salir de su tonel o un anacoreta de su celda" (Clifford, 1861: 32).
Los resultados encontrados para estas variables no apoyarian lo reflejado en otros trabajos, donde utilizando el Eating Disorders Inventory-2, se ha podido determinar que los fisicoculturistas se mostrarian preocupados por la comida y por no bajar peso o con deseos de aumentar el peso (Rutsztein, Casquet, Leonardelli, Lopez, Macchi, Marola y Redondo, 2004).
Until 1870, the majority of Blackie publications were sold through subscriptions, one of the most famous being the Casquet of Literary Gems published in sixty-four numbers between 1827 and 1829.
Most likely a metasomatic process was responsible, as suggested by Casquet and Velasco (1978) and Casquet (1991) for the Santa Olalla skarns, which are very similar to the skarn at the Nueva Vizcaya mine.
Illiffe Esquire - Sir - We the inhabitants of the village of Allesley offer our hearty congratulations to yourself and your son, Mr Coker Iliffe, on your preservation from death in the disastrous wreck of the steamship Stella on the Casquet Rocks on Thursday afternoon, March 30, 1899.
The OMZ is located between the Iberian Pyrite Belt (IPB--belongs to the South Portuguese zone) and the CIZ (Tornos and Casquet, 2005; Tornos et al.