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conte

 (kôNt)
n. pl. contes (kôNt)
1. A short story or novella.
2. A medieval narrative tale.

[French, from Old French conter, to relate, recount; see count1.]

conte

(kɔ̃t)
n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a tale or short story, esp of adventure

Conté

(ˈkɒnteɪ; French kɔ̃te)
n
(Art Terms) trademark a hard crayon used by artists, etc, made of clay and graphite and often coloured a reddish-brown. Also called: conté-crayon
[C19: named after N.J. Conté, 18th-century French chemist]

conte

(kɔ̃t)
n.
tale; fable.
[< French, Old French: orig., reckoning, count]
References in classic literature ?
Se alle sei della mattina le quattro mile piastre non sono nelle mie mani, alla sette il conte Alberto avra cessato di vivere.
The quiet little man, who had just muscle enough to lift a dictionary from the shelf, and just training enough to play the fiddle, so far from being daunted by the rough reception accorded to him, appeared to feel no other sentiment in relation to it than a sentiment of unmitigated conte mpt.
Our therapists are going to be taking a personal interest in our guests' overall well-being," says Conte.
Likewise, when the 13th and Olive complex - the "student warehouse downtown" to which Conte refers - comes on the tax rolls, that property's yearly tax payout will similarly be in the six figures.
Conte is without Claudio Marchisio, Daniel De Rossi and Andrea Pirlo and is lacking an experienced core to his team.
These upgrades are extremely important to the city and its 16,000 users, according to Conte.
The Liverpool striker was overlooked by Conte in his first squad selection last month and Conte feels the ex-Manchester City striker needs more time to focus adjusting to life at Liverpool.
Conte, who is also the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of SNAC Sytem, Inc and creator of popular sports nutrition products, tweeted the speculation last Wednesday.
Conte resigned on Tuesday after three years at the helm during which he won a hat-trick of league titles and re-established the Old Lady as the pre-eminent force in Italian football.
Conte testified Monday that all of the posters authorized by his office clearly stated that the reward money was intended for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Ms.
uk reports that Conte has emerged as the possible dark horse given his impressive stint at Turin, transforming Juventus into one of the most feared teams in Europe while winning back-to-back Serie A titles.
We put ourselves in this difficult situation and now it depends on us to go through," Juventus coach Antonio Conte as said.