Schiaparelli


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Schia·pa·rel·li

 (skē-äp′ə-rĕl′ē, skăp′-, shăp′-, skyäp′ä-rĕl′lē), Elsa 1890-1973.
Italian-born fashion designer noted for her use of brilliant colors and synthetic materials in haute couture designs.

Schia·pa·rel·li

 (skē-äp′ə-rĕl′ē, skăp′-, shăp′-, skyäp′ä-rĕl′lē), Giovanni Virginio 1835-1910.
Italian astronomer who first observed lines on the surface of Mars, which he described as canals.
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Schiaparelli

(Italian skjapaˈrɛlli)
n
1. (Biography) Elsa (ˈelsa). 1896–1973, Italian couturière, noted esp for the dramatic colours of her designs
2. (Biography) Giovanni Virginio (dʒoˈvanni virˈdʒiːnjo). 1835–1910, Italian astronomer, who discovered the asteroid Hesperia (1861) and the so-called canals of Mars (1877)
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Schia•pa•rel•li

(ˌskyɑ pəˈrɛl i or, esp. for 1, ˌskæp əˈrɛl i, ˌʃæp-)

n.
1. Elsa, 1890–1973, French fashion designer, born in Italy.
2. Giovanni Virginio, 1835–1910, Italian astronomer.
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Noun1.Schiaparelli - Italian astronomer who first noted lines (which he called canals) on the surface of Mars (1835-1910)Schiaparelli - Italian astronomer who first noted lines (which he called canals) on the surface of Mars (1835-1910)
2.Schiaparelli - fashion designer born in Italy who was noted for her use of synthetic materials and brilliant colors (1896-1973)Schiaparelli - fashion designer born in Italy who was noted for her use of synthetic materials and brilliant colors (1896-1973)
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Men like Schiaparelli watched the red planet--it is odd, by-the-bye, that for count- less centuries Mars has been the star of war--but failed to interpret the fluctuating appearances of the markings they mapped so well.
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The fashion world has been head over heels with hot pink since the legendary Italian designer Elsa Schiaparelli made it her signature colour in the 1930s.
Gemma Chan looked like fashion fairy in frothy fuchsia Valentino, Dame Helen Mirren was sublime a long-sleeved Schiaparelli design and
Mirren, 73, wore layers of tulle and accordion pleats by Schiaparelli, in various shades of the pink spectrum, including the house's signature color, 'shocking pink.'
Farida Khelfa (far-right) just returned to the runway in a Schiaparelli show.
28), both Schiaparelli's and Flammarion's maps have it in the same place, just where it is on modern maps.
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AN ELECTRONIC dizzy spell caused by spinning too fast led the European Space Agency (Esa) probe Schiaparelli to crash land on Mars, an investigation has concluded.
The ExoMars spacecraft, launched in March 2016, originally consisted of two parts - the TGO, and the Schiaparelli Entry, Descent and Landing demonstrator module.