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Definition of Carcel

Carcel
Carcel Car"cel, n. (Photom.) A light standard much used in France, being the light from a Carcel lamp of stated size and construction consuming 42 grams of colza oil per hour with a flame 40 millimeters in height. Its illuminating power is variously stated at from 8.9 to 9.6 British standard candles.

Meaning of Carcel from wikipedia

- The Carcel is a former French unit for measuring the intensity of light. The unit was defined in 1860 as the intensity of a Carcel lamp with standard burner...
- The Carcel lamp was an efficient lighting device used in the nineteenth century for domestic purposes and in France as the standard measure for illumination...
- The Cárcel del Saladero (English: The Saladero Prison) also known as Cárcel de Villa, was a prison in the Spanish city of Madrid, operational during the...
- Cárcel Hill (Cerro Cárcel) is one of the 42 hills of Valparaíso, Chile. It is the site of the city's old infamous prison, which has now been turned into...
- Cárcel Modelo, also known as Cárcel Celular, was the main prison for men in Madrid at the turn of the 20th century. Located in the Moncloa-Aravaca district...
- La cárcel de Cananea (Spanish: "Cananea jail") is a corrido (Mexican ballad) written in 1917 commemorating the Cananea Strike that took place in the Mexican...
- to retrieve Kurt Muse, an American civilian living in Panama, from the Cárcel Modelo, a notorious prison in Panama City. Muse had been arrested in 1989...
- Juan de Cárcer y Disdier was a Spanish soccer manager. He coached Real Madrid for 7 years (1920-1927) but he didn't win any trophies....
- called Cárcel de Cebú, the provincial jail of Cebu. Designed in 1869 by Domingo de Escondrillas, the lone architect in Cebu at the time, the Cárcel de Cebú...
- The Cárcel Real (Spanish: Royal Prison) is a historical building in Cádiz, southern Spain, an example of Neocl****ical architecture. In 1792, the city of...
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