dog ear

Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Idioms, Wikipedia.


crossettes, 2
crossettes, 1
1. A decorative embellishment, such as a molding around one corner of a door, window, or fireplace opening, that somewhat resembles a squared-off ear; especially popular during the latter half of the 18th century; also called a dog’s ear.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Dog Ear Publishing partners with authors to shape content that resonates with readers as diverse as the books we publish.
She said Dog Ear's staff "could not have been more helpful and patient as, together, we brought this book into being...I greatly appreciate Dog Ear's policy of allowing the author to have the same coordinator throughout the editing and publication process."
Author Amanda Reed takes bliss one step further, helping people find "delirious bliss," which she defines as "finding joy in the craziness, stability in the unsure, and blessings in the issues." She presents her compelling ideas in a new book released by Dog Ear Publishing.
Jeff Morris' new novel, "Paper Dolls & Hollow Men," released by Dog Ear Publishing, shares a story of patriotism, courage and hope.
He has turned those experiences into a practical travel guide, newly released by Dog Ear Publishing.
A new book released by Dog Ear Publishing tells the story of a young man from a small town who reaches for something more, only to have life snap him back into reality.