chevet


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chevet

(ʃəˈveɪ)
n
(Architecture) a semicircular or polygonal east end of a church, esp a French Gothic church, often with a number of attached apses
[C19: from French: pillow, from Latin capitium, from caput head]
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Servin became, therefore, for feminine art, a specialty; like Herbault for bonnets, Leroy for gowns, and Chevet for eatables.
Il est reste, selon les medias etrangers, au chevet de sa femme qui a accouche.
J'ai ma vie moi aussi et je ne compte pas le gacher au chevet d'un mort-vivant.
Renforcement structure nef et bas-cotes, refection des toitures nef, bas-cotes, transepts, chevet.
Sur Ordre de SM le Roi Mohammed VI, les ministres de l'Interieur, Mohamed Hassad et de la Sante, El Houcine Louardi se sont rendus, jeudi, au chevet des victimes du renversement, mercredi soir, d'un autocar pres d'Essaouira, et qui a fait 12 morts et 30 blesses.
Comment alors eviter un pays au chevet de l'amoncellement et qui pourrait succomber a la haine et tomber en proie aux rancoeurs ?
L'idea che i dizionari (ogni tipo di dizionario:per ogni tipo di lingua o dialetto) insieme alla "sgualcita" guida del Cai potessero essere gli unici livres de chevet degni di questo nome e un'idea che assilla quasi tutti gli scrittori [.
En tant que co-auteur aux ouvrages de chevet de ce mouvement artistique, Teodorescu trouve l'apogee de son oevre, qui comprenait deja des titres en francais, comme les poemes Au lobe du sel et La provocation.
Pierre-Franck Chevet, Director General of the French
Aussitot arrives au chevet de la malade, les guerisseurs eteignent les lumieres et couvrent les miroirs et les fenetres de la chambre.
Restorations in France were even more ruthless, as the English smugly maintained--especially the reconstructions of ideal designs pursued by Viollet-le-Duc (who had a go at restoring the chevet at Reims).
He later became vicar of Chapelthorpe in Wakefield and was also rural dean of Chevet in Wakefield for 11 years.