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cope

a large ceremonial cloak worn at solemn liturgical functions by priests of certain Christian sects

cope

[kōp]
(metallurgy)
The upper portion of a flask, mold, or pattern.

cope

1. To cut or shape the end of a molded wood member so that it will cover and fit the contour of an adjoining member.
2. To notch a steel beam, channel, etc., so that another member may be fitted against it.
3. A coping.
4. To form a coping.
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The explosive membrane safety valve is a standard type also, involving a calibrated coper membrane that covers an orifice with a diameter of 6 mm, just large enough to assure a safe gas discharge when an overpressure arises during propellant sample combustion.
Like Coper, he restricted his ceramic work to a single material--an unvarying mixture of two buff clays--and a limited colour palette, always based on majolica tin glaze combined with a dark glaze or colour wash.
I guess it's because I want the world to see me as always sunny and a coper, or as my friend Julie says "Funtime Frankie".
He inspired younger studio potters such as Dame Lucie Rie, Hans Coper and the contemporary ceramic designer Edmund de Waal.
It has something to with watching a pot made by Hans Coper, a leading figure in the 20thcentury studio pottery movement, sell for pounds 9,000.
For a press pass or other media enquires, please contact Sachaa Coper or Wendy Green in the CAF Press Office on +44 (0) 1732 520 094 or +44 (0) 7740 449 491, or email pressoffice@CAFonline.
The psycho-babble goes on: "I have spent a lot of my life being a coper and a caretaker.
PROTECTING THE BALL Cardiff Ladies' Caroline Coper fends off Swindon's Nicky Relf in their recent match at Cardiff Athletic Stadium.
Saldin and his colleagues have successfully tested their reconstruction scheme on diffraction patterns created by electrons scattering from coper surfaces.
Tenders are invited for 150 Watts, Integral Type Flood Light Fitting With Double Ended 150W Mh Lamp,Weather Proof Die-Cast Black Powder Coated Housing, Heat Resistance Toughened Clear Glass Cover With Anodised Aluminium Reflector, All Accessories Like Coper Wound Choke,Ignitor And Capacitor Duly Wired And Suitable For Working On 230V Ac 50Hz Supply.
Tony Birks (1937-2014) was the author of numerous books on ceramics including Ruth Duckworth: Modernist Sculptor, the biographies of Lucie Rie and Hans Coper as well as the Complete Potter's Companion, which has sold more than 100,000 copies in the US, published by Bulfinch Press.
It has something to do with watching a pot made by Hans Coper, a leading figure in the 20th century studio pottery movement, sell for pounds 9,000.