clave


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clave 1

 (klāv)
v. Archaic
A past tense of cleave1.

clave 2

 (klāv)
v. Archaic
A past tense of cleave2.

cla·ve 3

 (klä′vā)
n.
1. One of a pair of cylindrical hardwood sticks beaten together as a percussion instrument.
2. A syncopated two-bar musical pattern.

[American Spanish, from Spanish, keystone, from Latin clāvis, key.]

clave

(kleɪv; klɑːv)
n
(Instruments) music one of a pair of hardwood sticks struck together to make a hollow sound, esp to mark the beat of Latin-American dance music
[C20: from American Spanish, from Latin clavis key]

clave

(kleɪv)
vb
archaic a past tense of cleave1

clave

(kleɪv)
n
(Zoology) zoology a clublike thickening at the upper end of an organ, esp of the antenna of an insect
[C19: from Latin clāva club]

clave1

(kleɪv)

v.
Archaic. pt. of cleave 1.

cla•ve2

(ˈklɑ veɪ)

n.
one of a pair of hand-held wooden sticks or blocks that are struck together to accompany music and dancing.
[1925–30; American Spanish, Sp: keystone < Latin clāvis key]
References in classic literature ?
Sir Launcelot put his shield afore him, and put the stroke away of the one giant, and with his sword he clave his head asunder.
He struggled against his thirst till his tongue clave to the roof of his mouth; then, no longer able to resist, he called out.
But the heat grew greater as soon as noon came on, till at last, as he found himself on a wide heath that would take him more than an hour to cross, he began to be so hot and parched that his tongue clave to the roof of his mouth.
On the second round, the stranger led off and landed cleverly within the small garland at the top of the wand; but Robin shot far better and clave the wand itself, clean at the middle.
I heard the feet of the slayers as they bounded forward to hale me to the dreadful death, but my tongue clave to the roof of my mouth--I could not say a word.
Swiftly they traversed their long course, and neither the sea nor river-waters nor grassy glens nor mountain- peaks checked the career of the immortal horses, but they clave the deep air above them as they went.
said Silas, who had now come to understand Dolly's phraseology, "that was what fell on me like as if it had been red-hot iron; because, you see, there was nobody as cared for me or clave to me above nor below.
La primera idea clave hace referencia a la tutoria como una pieza fundamental dentro del sistema de orientacion y un recurso al servicio de una educacion de calidad.
Recordar historicamente, "le voy a comentar los dias clave o mas importantes: el Jueves Santo recuerda el ritual de la Ultima Cena de Jesus con sus apostoles, es un acto simbolico que en terminos teologicos es el recordatorio o la memoria de uno de los mensajes clave que Jesus quiso dar a sus discipulos y discipulas, el mensaje de solidaridad, de comparticion, de justicia, de inclusion, de que nadie esta excluido ahi".
Con el mismo espiritu de servicio, publico su Checkliste de los liquenes de Alemania (1994), que nos fue de gran utilidad para producir la nuestra (Llimona & Hladun 2001), y nos deslumbro con la calidad fotografica y la riqueza de datos de sus obras sobre Baden-Wurtenberg (1987, 1995b), la segunda ya con claves de identificacion.
La funcion objetivo a minimizar es el valor absoluto de la diferencia entre la cota y la temperatura (analoga a la cabeza del fluido) de los puntos clave utilizados en la aproximacion --mediante Splines--de la curva ubicada en la superficie libre, como se muestra en la Figura 1.