Definition of Cordelles

1. Noun. (plural of cordelle) ¹



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Definition of Cordelles

1. cordelle [v] - See also: cordelle

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cordelles

cordages
cordate
cordate leaf
cordate pelvis
cordately
cordebec
cordebeck
cordebecks
cordebecs
cordectomies
cordectomy
corded
cordelle
cordelled
cordelles (current term)
cordelling
corder
corderoite
corders
cordial
cordial reception
cordialities
cordiality
cordialize
cordialized
cordializes
cordializing

Literary usage of Cordelles

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1. Description géologique et minéralogique du département de la Loire by Louis Emmanuel Gruner (1857)
"A la tour du Verdier, entre cordelles et la Loire, le schiste alterne même a'ec le ... au haut de la butte de cordelles, entre le bourg de ce nom et le ..."

2. Early Western Travels, 1748-1846: A Series of Annotated Reprints of Some of by Reuben Gold Thwaites (1905)
"... of the Arkansa afford, as on the Mississippi, great facilities to navigation, either in propelling the boat by poles, or towing with the cordelles. ..."

3. Dictionnaire historique de l'ancien langage françois, ou, Glossaire de la by M. de La Curne de Sainte-Palaye, Léopold Favre, Léon Louis Pajot, Georges Jean Mouchet (1877)
"... nom de Frères de cordele , et de là on nomma aussi cordelles les religieuses cordelières. On disoit : « Le moustier des Cordel- « les, delez S1 Clout, ..."

4. A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps (1889)
"In accordance. CORDE. To accord ; to agree. (А~Щ Hur hart to hym can corde, For to have hym to hur lord«. 3IS. Cantab, ft. ii. Я, f. B. cordelles. ..."

5. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1853)
"They were propelled by sails, or oars, or setting-poles, or cordelles, as occasion might demand or allow. Then there were bateaux and skiffs of ..."

6. A History of the Dakota Or Sioux Indians: From Their Earliest Traditions and by Doane Robinson (1904)
"Besides the usual equipment of paddles, poles, cordelles, sails, etc., each of these boats was equipped with a set of paddle wheels operated by hand power. ..."

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