Boul

Definitions

  • PEDESTALS SHOWING BOULE AND COUNTER-BOULE WORK
    PEDESTALS SHOWING BOULE AND COUNTER-BOULE WORK
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Boul A curved handle.
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BOULE CABINET BOULE CABINET

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n boul A bend; curvature.
    • n boul The curved or semicircular handle of a pot, kettle, etc.; especially, in the plural, a movable handle in two parts, jointed in the middle, for a pot with ears; a bail.
    • n boul A loop or annular part serving as a handle for something. Specifically— One of the hoops or rounded openings for the thumb or finger in the handles of scissors.
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Usage

In literature:

When he went to bed at all it was only when the taverns and cafes along the "Boul-miche" closed before dawn.
"A Village of Vagabonds" by F. Berkeley Smith
He told me months ago that I can always get news of him at La Boule d'Or in the Rue de Roi.
"My Sword's My Fortune" by Herbert Hayens
Presently a carriage was heard rolling away up the Rue de Deux-Boules.
"The Regent's Daughter" by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
It is as round and smooth as "Boule de Suif" herself.
"A History of the French Novel, Vol. 2" by George Saintsbury
Revising the old council of 401, Solon established a council (Boule) of 400, 100 from each district.
"History of Human Society" by Frank W. Blackmar
On he strides up the "Boul' Miche," past the cafes, continuing his ravings.
"The Real Latin Quarter" by F. Berkeley Smith
Furniture was designed by Ballin and Boule.
"Woman's Club Work and Programs" by Caroline French Benton
Boule-de-neige, a Bourbon, with white flowers in great abundance.
"Small Gardens" by Violet Purton Biddle
Further, in the Greek democracy, the larger democratic Boule was equally essential.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 3" by Various
The Boule, or parliament-house, possesses a considerable library.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 7" by Various
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In poetry:

How finely dost thou times and seasons spin.
And make a twist checker'd with night and day!
Which as it lengthens windes, and windes us in,
As bouls go on, but turning all the way.
"Providence" by George Herbert

In news:

The indiscretion of Grosse Boule.
People celebrated France's Independence Day in front of the French Cercle Rouge restaurant, on West Broadway in Tribeca, with ample music, food, booze, table football and the classic Pétanque Tournament of boules, a French ball game.
Cured receives just six to eight of the slow-rise boules a day and they sell out quickly.
Delta Eta Boule 's Denim & Dazzle Gala aids young Denver scholars.
Alex Deaderick snaps a picture of MalcolmWhye and his mother, Dyana, during the VIP reception that preceded Delta Eta Boule 's third annual Denim & Dazzle soiree.
The Riverside-based chain is serving chicken corn chowder with bacon in a sourdough boule for $5.99.
Delta Eta Boule's Denim & Dazzle Gala aids young Denver scholars.
Alex Deaderick snaps a picture of MalcolmWhye and his mother, Dyana, during the VIP reception that preceded Delta Eta Boule's third annual Denim & Dazzle soiree.
NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana, July 17 ON Saturday, July 14, at Sigma Gamma Rho's biennial Boule celebration in New Orleans, La.
Cured 's Crown Boule.
Special to the Daily World The 30th Biennial Grand Boulé, or National Convention, of Eta Phi Beta Sorority Inc (Sorority) will convene in Atlanta, Aug 5-10 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta.
Sandwiches are offered on multigrain, asiago and basil, sourdough, and French boules ( rolls ), or on croissants or wraps.
NEW ORLEANS, LA, July 16, 2012 – On Saturday, July 14, at Sigma Gamma Rho's biennial Boule celebration in New Orleans, La.
Special to the Daily World The 30th Biennial Grand Boulé, or National Convention, of Eta Phi Beta Sorority Inc ( Sorority ) will convene in Atlanta, Aug 5-10 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta.
Phaebra Croft, International Boule Hostess and Shari-lyn Gordon-Jackson, Local Boule Hostess.
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In science:

Pansu, Croissance des boules et des g´eod´esiques ferm´ees dans les nilvari´et´es, Ergod.
Problems on the geometry of finitely generated solvable groups
Permanent address: Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy, Boul.
A classification of generalized quantum statistics associated with classical Lie algebras
Lempert, La m´etrique de Kobayashi et la representation des domaines sur la boule.
Pluripotential theory, semigroups and boundary behavior of infinitesimal generators in strongly convex domains
Pansu, Pierre Croissance des boules et des g´eod´esiques ferm´ees dans les nilvari´et´es. (French) [Growth of balls and closed geodesics in nilmanifolds] Ergodic Theory Dynam.
L^1 Ergodic Theorems for Random Group Averages
Fig. 1. Growth of CaWO4 crystal scintillators. The crystals of set 2 were produced from boule grown from the rest of melt after 1th crystallization.
Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop "Radiopure Scintillators for EURECA" (RPScint'2008)
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