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fusee

[fyü′zē]
(horology)
In a timepiece, a conical pulley with grooves in a spiral configuration from which a cord or chain unwinds onto a barrel containing the spring; the increasing diameter of the pulley compensates for the lessening power of the spring.
(veterinary medicine)
A bony growth occurring on a horse's leg. Also spelled fuzee.
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O apocalipse entrevisto no fragmento XV de Fusees corresponderia, entao, nao a uma revelacao por desvelamento apoteotico final, porem, mais propriamente, a uma revelacao por desvelamento da catastrofe do cotidiano.
In his Fusees, for example, Baudelaire attributes a somatic, mobile character to poetic thought.
2) Par commodite, je ferai reference aux textes de Bauddaire de la maniere suivante: F: La Fanfarlo, SP: Le Spleen de Paris, JI (Journaux Intimes): Fusees et Mon Coeur mis a nu.
Indeed, the same collocation of cannon and floral explosion occurs in "Chevaux de frise": "La fusee s'epanouit fleur nocturne" (OP, p.
The purpose of this Invitation For Bids (IFB) is to solicit Sealed Bids whereby a term contract may be established for furnishing Commercial Emergency Fusees (Flares), as described herein, for use by Virginia State Police (VSP).
A esta justa descripcion habria que anadir que Elizondo sigue la receta de Baudelaire en Fusees, donde el poeta frances compara el coito con la operacion quirurgica y con la tortura.
Many contain the underlined title "mon coeur mis a nun" (with varying capitalization), often in oblique, at the top of the fragment--Baudelaire clearly attempted classification as an afterthought, but this attempt has nonetheless foddered much debate about which fragments and notes belong to Mon coeur mis a nu, to Fusees and to Hygiene.
Les assaillants ont jete des fusees sur la mosquee, puis accroche une banderole inscrivant "Aujourd'hui Bruxelles, demain Madrid?
Les fusees ou bombes de signal de detresse destinees au gens de la mer en perdition sont devenues la nouvelle arme des delinquants, notamment lors des affrontements et [beaucoup moins que] les guerres de gangs [beaucoup plus grand que].
En vingt minutes, l'aviation egyptienne avait frappe les postes de commandement de l'armee israelienne, tous ses quartiers generaux de combat aerien, tous ses centres de defense aerienne et d'equipements electroniques, toutes ses stations de brouillage de radar, tous les points de liaison, toutes les batteries de fusees et les depots d'armes dans le Sinai.
Para encerrar esta homenagem a Baudelaire, propomos a traducao do fragmento XV da serie Fusees, que abre os Journaux intimes do poeta.
Tambien escribio el guion de la serie televisiva Arthur et les fusees (1994).