Tourelle


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Tourelle

A small projecting turret with a conical roof, especially one located at an outside corner of a building.

turret, tourelle

A diminutive tower, characteristically corbeled from a corner.
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They don't know what Lebanon is, so you need to introduce the country, and what you're doing, and then it snowballs," he says, comparing it to the UK market, where Lebanese wine is already established and where, he says, Domaines des Tourelles is highly appreciated.
Domaine des Tourelles is one of Lebanon's leading vineyards and a major arak producer, with their popular brand Arak Brun.
The Hughie Morrison-trained Quiz Mistress bids for back-toback wins in the Listed Prix des Tourelles, with the Rae Guesttrained Rawoof, a winner at Yarmouth last month, also on a cross-Channel mission.
LATE DEALS SHORT BREAKS PAS-DE-CALAIS: Taste of Inntravel (01653 617 000) offers two nights' half-board accom in superior room at two-star Hostellerie des Tourelles, in village of Le Wast, a few miles from Calais, for PS250, incl bottle of champers on arrival and return P&O Dover-Calais ferry crossing.
38) Denis Moreau, "banlieuedenanterre, le droit a la ville et la peripherie" [Nanterre-suburb, the right to the city and the periphery], text to the exhibition entitled banlieuedenanterre, Galerie Villa des Tourelles, Nanterre, France, 2-11 March 2006.
Une colline ayant a sa cime un bassin d'eaux chaudes, d'un bleu savon, presente le coup d'oeil le plus magnifique; l'eau, tombant doucement, baigne les contours de la colline, formant une soixantaine de larges degres d'amphiteatre, ciseles comme de main d'homme, des tourelles marbrees en toutes sortes de couleurs; aucun spectacle n'est plus imposant.
La deuxieme periode (1874-1929), le temps de la brique, tire son nom du seminaire a tourelles que viendra couronner une monumentale chapelle en 1903.
2006 ChEoteau Isenbourg, Le Clos, Les Tourelles, Vin D'Alsace, Riquewihr, France, abv 12.
Later, he corrects the opinions of "some of the histories" with regard to the position of La Hire during the assault on the Tourelles (740).