Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • See assize.

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  • noun geology two or more beds or strata of rock united by the occurrence of fossils of the same characteristic species or genera.

Etymologies

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From French assise.

Examples

  • ~~~~~~~~~~~~~French Vocabulary~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ dix-huit mois = eighteen months; le dorlotement (m) = pampering; reste assise = don't move ( "stay seated!"); quelle chipie!

    French Word-A-Day:

  • A top item will be Toulouse-Lautrec's "La Clownesse assise" (1896), a wonderful lithograph of the clown Mademoiselle Cha-U-Kao in a bright-yellow, ruffle top sitting on a red sofa, with legs defiantly stretched wide apart and a skeptical look on her face (estimate: £180,000-£220,000).

    Prints Worthy of Hanging

  • ~~~~~~~~~~~~~French Vocabulary~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ dix-huit mois = eighteen months; le dorlotement (m) = pampering; reste assise = don't move ( "stay seated!"); quelle chipie!

    French Word-A-Day:

  • ~~~~~~~~~~~~~French Vocabulary~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ dix-huit mois = eighteen months; le dorlotement (m) = pampering; reste assise = don't move ( "stay seated!"); quelle chipie!

    dorloter - French Word-A-Day

  • Femme nue assise by Pablo Picasso (I love Pablo's late period paintings), with an estimate of 8,000,000 – 10,000,000 USD.

    May 2007

  • The anatomical sculpture was produced by André Pierre Pinson (1746-1828), a French ‘medical artist’, who made the sculpture called La Femme assise (the seated woman).

    29 « January « 2008 « Jahsonic

  • The anatomical sculpture was produced by André Pierre Pinson (1746-1828), a French ‘medical artist’, who made the sculpture called La Femme assise (the seated woman).

    January « 2008 « Jahsonic

  • The anatomical sculpture was produced by André Pierre Pinson (1746-1828), a French ‘medical artist’, who made the sculpture called La Femme assise (the seated woman).

    Eye candy #6 « Jahsonic

  • Version françaiseVersion anglaisePendant mes cours d' SVT en terminale il y avait une fille assise à mes côtés comme elle était femelle et que j'étais un mâle, j'ai décidé d'en faire ma fiancée.

    Mes cours de bio

  • Version françaiseVersion anglaisePendant mes cours d' SVT en terminale il y avait une fille assise à mes côtés comme elle était femelle et que j'étais un mâle, j'ai décidé d'en faire ma fiancée.

    Archive 2007-10-01

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