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gibbet

a. a wooden structure resembling a gallows, from which the bodies of executed criminals were formerly hung to public view
b. a gallows
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direction] that they had already passed the equator towards the north, they reached the sea in the north, where they found Inuaganam, Selam, Acacam, Massanam, Subuth, Mauthan, Boel, Gibet, and many other islands both fertile and uninhabited and previously never seen.
Parce qu'en depit de son beau titre universitaire et de sa grande renommee, Villon allait bel et bien rester en prison sous sa garde en attendant qu'on l'eleve en grade, par la corde du Gibet de Monfaucon.
je n'ai trouve debout Qu'un gibet symbolique ou pendait mon image .
Je n'ai trouve' debout Qu'un gibet symbolique ou pendait mon image .
A few authors wrote successfully for the stage during this period: Gratien Gelinas (Tit-Coq and Bousille et les justes); Marcel Dube (Zone, Florence, and Un Simple soldat); Jacques Languirand (Le Gibet and Les Insolites); and Paul Toupin (Brutus and Le Mensonge).
Contract award notice: Line 223-224 - neuchtel - la chaux-de-fonds minimal sanitation of the line and renewal of the tunnels of gibet and combe-convers mandate of civil engineer - phases 32 to 53.