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- n. Plural form of frize.
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June 17, 2008 at 6:29 am an fronch frizes don nice and crisp. and…
& No. 5. is come; that none are come longer than 4 5/8 I. which fit the Ionic frizes & no more of these than enough for the Ionic frizes. the Doric metops being 8 I.sq. the one & 9.
-- I think we should have cornices in all the rooms of the Western hotels. if Architraves & frizes would cost more than plaister, these may be omitted.
I am anxiously waiting for weather & roads to go with mr Coffee to the University that he may see for what he can do the ornaments of the frizes in some of the best rooms.
Ireland, adapted by nature to the growth of wool, had been very early celebrated for fabrics of that material, particularly frizes, ratteens, ferges, &c.