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Chevet

The rounded east end of a Gothic cathedral, including the apse and ambulatory.

chevet

The apse, ambulatory, and radiating chapels of a church.
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I wish all Kappan readers good summer reading any time of day, and especially when they turn to their livres de chevet.
However, he thought Chevet Boy had lost his action approaching the third last, but this was not the case and he continued.
Chevet Girl was pulled up after the fourth last, and Johnson reported to the stewards that she was unsuited by the ground and lost her action.
Chevet Girl can make amends for missing a tempting engagement at Sandown last Saturday with victory in the Tote Credit Club Handicap Hurdle.
Howard Johnson's Chevet Girl (14-1) put up a fine performance to defy top weight under Wilson Renwick in the Rocom Intermediate Handicap Hurdle and she is now set to switch to the chasing game.
Added Treatments And New Raw Materials, Allowing Nonwovens To Penetrate New Markets," Xavier Normand and Bruno Chevet, IFTH (Insitut Francais du Textile et de l'Habillement)
17) Instead of individual young men looking for their fortune, the second wave of immigration became a mass flight, as described in the annual report of Chevet Ahim, the Sephardic Community of Havana: "The year 1924 was the year of the Jewish Sephardic immigrants.
Smith was at Wetherby, where he had a 95-1 double on Chevet Girl and Meadowbank, who is rated a Grand National prospect by trainer Mick Easterby.
Although set to speak of the poet's current personal and social predicament, these poems insistently hark back, not without melancholy or regretfulness, to a golden age of religious tolerance, as in "Abdallah a Grenade," to a brief interlude of relative political freedom in the homeland, as in "Entre le chevet et la nuque," or simply to certain casual and everyday things such as "Pain cuit a point / amour tres pur," as in the poem "Il est certaines choses.
Briere F, Bridon JM, Chevet D, Souillet G, Bienvenu F, Guvet C, et al.
Par exemple, l'exigence reaffirmee d'une nouvelle culture chretienne, la figure de Job et le debat incessant avec Dieu, ou encore le temoignage fait au chevet de sa mere mourante: <<"Es-tu sur que c'est vrai?
Prit au chevet du lict pour sa place une chaire, / Saisit la main trenablante a son enfant transi, / Par un chaste baiser l'asseure.