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casement

1. a window frame that is hinged on one side
2. a window containing frames hinged at the side or at the top or bottom

Casement

Sir Roger (David). 1864--1916, British diplomat and Irish nationalist: hanged by the British for treason in attempting to gain German support for Irish independence

casement

1. A window sash (ventilator, 2) which swings open along its entire length; usually on hinges fixed to the sides of the opening into which it is fitted; see casement window.
2. A deep hollow molding, used chiefly in cornices.
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Defender Stafford has agreed a one year extension, right-back Casement and winger Millar two year deals and forward Fallon a new three year contract.
Casement, meanwhile, must deal with multiple identity crises: He is a revolutionary for Catholic Ireland, but a Protestant, and is often taken for an Englishman.
The diary that Casement kept during his 18 months in Imperial Germany describe his part in the move towards open rebellion in Ireland, and his negotiations with high-ranking military and political figures in the German General Staff.
Casement did well in a muddy goalmouth to keep his footing on the spot, sticking it straight under Ross Glendinning.
Roger Casement is in the Congo Free State, working in a consular capacity.
The Inspectorate says the case is about "removing traditional timber sliding sash and traditional timber casement windows and the installation of UPVC double glazed casement windows without planning permission.
En esta narracion la diegesis central sera contada en los capitulos impares y tendra como protagonista a Roger Casement, un irlandes que ha estado durante gran parte de su vida al servicio de la corona britanica.
El presente de la novela lo constituyen los ultimos dias de Casement en la carcel, primero esperando que su peticion de clemencia, suscrita por muchos, sea oida, y luego aguardando su muerte en la horca, con la cual termina la obra.
La novela se centra en la vida del irlanes Roger Casement, fervoroso lector de libros de viajes y un ser que encarna la idea del hombre que apunta el epigrafe de Jose Enrique Rodo: "Cada uno de nosotros es, sucesivamente, no uno, sino muchos.
The government's representative was Roger Casement, the Irish-born British consul in Brazil who seven years previously had found fame as the investigator of similar mistreatment of African rubber workers in the Belgian Congo.
David Casement, QC, and James Boyd left Exchange Chambers, which has offices in Derby Square as well as in Manchester and Leeds, to join Kings Chambers.
El personaje de Mario Vargas Llosa es sir Roger Casement (1864-1916) que denuncio los crimenes de los explotadores en el Congo y en el Peru y por tanto ayudo a iniciar el movimiento a favor de los derechos humanos.