Definition of Calotte. Meaning of Calotte. Synonyms of Calotte

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Definition of Calotte

Calotte
Calotte Ca*lotte", Callot Cal"lot, n. [F. calotte, dim. of cale a sort of flat cap. Cf. Caul.] A close cap without visor or brim. Especially: (a) Such a cap, worn by English serjeants at law. (b) Such a cap, worn by the French cavalry under their helmets. (c) Such a cap, worn by the clergy of the Roman Catholic Church. To assume the calotte, to become a priest.

Meaning of Calotte from wikipedia

- Calotte may refer to: Calotte (architecture), a round cavity or depression in architecture Calotte or zucchetto, a plain skull cap, specifically those...
- The calotte (plural calottes, French from Provençal calota or Italian callotta) is a skullcap worn by students at Catholic universities in Belgium. It...
- called segmental domes (a term sometimes also used for cloister vaults), or calottes, these have profiles of less than half a circle. Because they reduce the...
- the calotte, worn by students at Roman Catholic universities and the penne, worn by students at liberal/non-Catholic universities. The calotte originates...
- La Calotte is a French illustrated satirical anticlerical w****ly publication, which appeared in France from 1906 to 1912. Afterwards the title was resumed...
- In chemistry, a space-filling model, also known as a calotte model, is a type of three-dimensional (3D) molecular model where the atoms are represented...
- pileolus (pileolo), subbiretum, submitrale, soli deo (solideo), berrettino, calotte (calotta). The zucchetto originated as the Gr**** pilos and is related to...
- The Cook Ice Cap or Cook Glacier (French: Calotte Glaciaire Cook or Glacier Cook) is a large ice cap in the Kerguelen Islands in the French Southern Territories...
- (seamed cap) Biretta, forming part of some clerical, academic or legal dress Calotte (Belgium), a skullcap worn by students at catholic universities in Belgium...
- two cranial fragments that seem to fit onto the original Neandertal 1 calotte (bones of the cranial vault). Excavations performed in 1997 and 2000 found...
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