Lierne - definition of lierne by The Free Dictionary
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B. diagonal ribs
C. ridge ribs
D. transverse rib
A subordinate rib used in Gothic vaulting to connect the intersections and bosses of the primary ribs.
[French, from lier, to bind, from Old French; see liable.]
(Architecture) architect a short secondary rib that connects the intersections of the primary ribs, esp as used in Gothic vaulting
[C19: from French, perhaps related to lier to bind]
a short ornamental rib inserted between the main ribs in a vaulted ceiling.
[1835–45; < French: binding timber =li(er) to bind (< Latin ligāre) + -erne, of uncertain orig.]
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Also, one aircraft would be stationed in Lierne
to keep contact with troops still fighting in the North.
OSIERS RENNET ANATTO TINIER ETERNE SIREES RUTILE URANIA SINTER INTURN NARINE ELATER RUTINS URINAL TANTRA INTUIT LIERNE
Forebyggende tiltak mmot rovviltskader pa sau: gjeting og bruk av vokterhund I Lierne
Contract award notice: Lierne
helsetun alterations construction stage 2.
Announcement of competition: Lierne
pool - rehabilitation
Contract award notice: Finance system for Ryrvik, Lierne
, Namsskogan and Grong municipalities through IKT Indre Namdal IKS.
Announcement of competition:Construction of new additions to the current Lierne