cubiculum


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cubiculum

(kjuːˈbɪkjʊləm)
n, pl -la (-lə)
(Historical Terms) an underground burial chamber in Imperial Rome, such as those found in the catacombs
[C19: from Latin: cubicle]
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I wanted the horses out early, this morning, and I stole up to Tom's cubiculum there, over the stables, and there I heard him holding a meeting by himself; and, in fact, I haven't heard anything quite so savory as Tom's prayer, this some time.
The purpose of this lot services cover the design and installation of sets for the reconstruction of the house Gailhan, structural assembly reconstituting a typical house of the time; the realization of the frescoes and decorations Cubiculum Brignon according to a scientific approach to known and mastered Roman techniques; the design and installation of flooring Terrazzo in the grip of the reconstruction of the Villa Roma.
Therefore, they should be carefully taken into consideration; there should be a variety of cubiculum activates to achieve each single objective.