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(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) one part of a printed work that is published in instalments. Also called: fascicle or fasciculus


(ˈfæs ɪ kəl)

1. a section of a book or set of books being published in installments as separate pamphlets or volumes.
2. a close cluster, as of flowers.
3. a small bundle of nerve or muscle fibers.
[1490–1500; < Latin fasciculus, diminutive of fascis. See fasces, -cle1]


 a handful, 1699. See also fascicle.
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Noun1.fascicule - an installment of a printed work
instalment, installment - a part of a published serial
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A brief note or fascicule (15 pages maximum) describing the means and qualities.
Crustaces, Tome 7, Fascicule 2, Generalites (suite) et Systematique.
EC chaque candidat au BP de s'impregner du contenu du fascicule [beaucoup moins que]Attajaddor[beaucoup plus grand que] regroupant les travaux de la septieme session du Comite Central et de sa huitieme session tenues respectivement en octobre 2016 et en fevrier 2017.
[31.] Dubuffet, Biographie au pas de course, 48; also relevant is "Studio Log 3 January 1947," Antonin Artaud aux houppes (Antonin Artaud with Tufted Hair), reprinted in Jean Dubuffet and Max Loreau, Catalogue des travaux de Jean Dubuffet, fascicule III, 79; and in Andreas Franzke, Dubuffet, trans.
Voir aussi les Deliberations du Comite senatorial permanent des Affaires juridiques et constitutionnelles, fascicule no 10, temoignage du 6 juin a 10 h 52.
Orbitofrontal cortex activity is lower in institutionalized children, as is the integrity of the uncinate fascicule, which connects this area to limbic structures like the amygdala (Sheridan et al., 2010).
Rather early on during this evolution, it was established that the mathematics teacher should aim to facilitate the process, rather than to be a "demonstrator of solutions." For instance, according to the Fascicule K du Guide pedagogique, a problem-solving guide for primary school teachers published in 1988 by the Quebec Ministry of Education, the teacher should aim for a maximum degree of contribution on the part of the student (Lajoie & Bednarz, 2012).
This highly anticipated volume is the first fruit of a long period of exploration and research of the vast and varied landscape of Petra, representing the initial fascicule of a projected three volumes of the French "Petra Atlas Project." The project involves the coordination of aerial photography of the region with a detailed survey of the landscape on the ground.