Definition of Chapiter. Meaning of Chapiter. Synonyms of Chapiter

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Definition of Chapiter

Chapiter
Chapiter Chap"i*ter, n. [OF. chapitel, F. chapiteau, from L. capitellum, dim. of caput head. Cf. Capital, Chapter.] 1. (Arch.) A capital [Obs.] See Chapital. --Ex. xxxvi. 38. 2. (Old Eng. Law) A summary in writing of such matters as are to be inquired of or presented before justices in eyre, or justices of assize, or of the peace, in their sessions; -- also called articles. --Jacob.

Meaning of Chapiter from wikipedia

- In architecture the capital (from the Latin caput, or "head") or chapiter forms the topmost member of a column (or a pilaster). It mediates between the...
- checkerwork covered the bowl of each chapiter, decorated with rows of 200 pomegranates, wreathed with seven chains for each chapiter, and topped with lilies (1...
- architectural style of the renaissance baroque facade. It has three naves and chapiters built in hewn stone bearing 16 high vaults and a beautiful domed octagonal...
- Palacio Real. Several churches can be seen, but without the domes and chapiters by which they would be characterized in the following centuries. By the...
- om be****ad ny regeringsform: 15. kap "Krig och krigsfara" 2-3 § [Instrument of Government 15th Chapiter "War and threat of war" 2-3 §] (in Swedish)....
- emblazonments was revealed. Finally, near the mosaic, an Ionian-style chapiter and a lot of structural material, which belonged to the temple of Zeus...
- The building has piers replicating those found in Notre Dame, and the chapiters are carved with images of leaves and harpies. The choir area is covered...
- Retrieved July 2012. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help) "Volume II - Chapiter 11". Napoleonicsociety.com. Retrieved July 2012. Check date values in:...
- patterns (as it is demonstrated by the Acanthus spinosa carved on the chapiters of the columns in the Romanesque Veszprém Cathedral). Latin literacy started...
- m****ifs. The columns on pedestals are independent and carry some terse chapiters. The upper floor is constituted by a parallelepipedal central bulk with...
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