esquisse


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esquisse

[e′skēs]
(architecture)
A preliminary sketch or design drawing showing the basic features of a project.

esquisse

A first sketch or very rough design drawing showing the general features of a proposed project. See also: Design drawing

esquisse

A first sketch or very rough design drawing showing the general features of a project.
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BEIRUT: Gallerist Zara Mazmanian founded the Esquisse Gallery in Bahrain in mid-2009.
Barboteu's Esquisse for flute, horn, and harp and Fuchs's Evensong, commissioned by the Virginia Symphony's principal hornist, David Wick, as a recital piece for himself and Music Director JoAnn Faletta, guitar, are both sweepingly lyrical and beautifully evocative short chamber pieces.
8) Indeed, in the Esquisse, liberty and reason are correlates, progress their mutual development: Condorcet could envision no conflict between liberty and reason.
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Ce texte propose une esquisse du developpement des connaissances relatives aux rapports sociaux de sexe dans le domaine du sport, et ce, au cours des trois dernieres decennies.
Bientot les surfaces de la representation et celles de l'inscription se froissent, les empreintes de la correction deviennent les lignes d'un zona, traces d'une voie vers la folie, donnant lieu a la fin du recit a une vaste mise en scene therapeutique ou l'auteur, convoquant la tradition antillaise, esquisse un portrait inquietant et fantastique de Baudelaire.
When his Esquisse pour une auto-analyse [Outline for a Self-Analysis] appeared in Germany in 2004, the French seemed utterly unaware of its existence.
PM collection from La Redoute - men's gifts including an Esquisse desk light in chrome and a Nevers carver chair.
Condorcet composed the Esquisse d'un tableau historique des progres de l'esprit humain, his celebrated profession of faith in human progress, before he was arrested and died in prison in March 1794.
Dans << Le boulevard de la Revolution industrielle >>, Anctil esquisse a grands traits les transformations du paysage urbain dans la deuxieme moitie du 19e siecle sous le leadership de promoteurs immobiliers dynamiques.
Esquisse panoramique d'une histoire sans nom," Revue d'histoire moderne et contemporaine 39-1 (1992): 103-126.
Taken as a whole, My Heart Is That Eternal Rose Tattoo serves as an effective esquisse on the history of prose, with Yau gleefully straddling genres in all possible ways.