Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small molding, like the astragal, but smaller; a bead.
  • n. One of the minute bodies seen in the divided nucleoli of some Infusoria after conjugation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, a small convex semicircular molding: usually called when plain a bead, when enriched with foliage a chaplet.
  • n. In cytology, a rod-shaped mass of chromatin in the nuclear division of some Infusoria.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. narrow French stick loaf

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Examples

  • And I really think you bring out the baguet,fromage and vin rouge of your surroundings-that wonderful place Paris.

    suspendered

  • When hosteling my way through Europe in my early-twenties, I made daily visits to the local shops for crucial supplies: baguet ... read more culture-customs exploring-tourism

    Sally Davis Ellwein

  • {139: 1} Vallemont, _Physique occult ou traite de la baguet divinitoire,

    Sylva, Vol. 1 (of 2) Or A Discourse of Forest Trees

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