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Definition of Alcove

Alcove
Alcove Al"cove (?; 277), n. [F. alc[^o]ve, Sp. or Pg. alcoba, from Ar. al-quobbah arch, vault, tent.] 1. (Arch.) A recessed portion of a room, or a small room opening into a larger one; especially, a recess to contain a bed; a lateral recess in a library. 2. A small ornamental building with seats, or an arched seat, in a pleasure ground; a garden bower. --Cowper. 3. Any natural recess analogous to an alcove or recess in an apartment. The youthful wanderers found a wild alcove. --Falconer.

Meaning of Alcove from wikipedia

- Alcove may refer to: Alcove, Quebec, a town in Quebec, Canada Alcove Canyon, a valley in Arizona, U.S. Alcove Springs, a former stop along the Oregon...
- In architecture, an alcove is a small recessed section of a room or an arched opening (as in a wall). The section is partially enclosed by such vertical...
- The Alcove (Italian: L'alcova; also known as Lust), is a 1985 Italian erotic film directed by Joe D'Amato. The film contains brief hardcore **** footage...
- Alcove Springs was a po****r stop along the Oregon Trail near Independence Crossing in Marshall County, Kansas. Travelers along the trail gave the springs...
- Alcover is a muni****lity in the comarca of Alt Camp, Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain. The Prades Mountains are located in the vicinity of this muni****lity...
- Bauhaus are an English rock band, formed in Northampton, England, in 1978. The group consists of Daniel Ash (guitar, saxophone), Peter Murphy (vocals,...
- Alcove Reservoir is a reservoir located in Albany County, New York, United States. It serves as water supply for the city of Albany. At 618 ft (188 m)...
- Alcove Entertainment is an independent film production and finance company, based in the UK and the UAE. Alcove Entertainment has occasionally acted as...
- Alcove is a small community in Quebec, Canada, part of the Muni****lity of La Pêche. It is located along Highway 105 and the Gatineau River approximately...
- Alcove, is the geographical and geological term for a steep-sided hollow in the side of an exposed rock face or cliff of a homogeneous rock type, that...
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