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Definition of Frieze
FriezeFrieze Frieze, v. t.
To make a nap on (cloth); to friz. See Friz, v. t., 2.
Friezing machine, a machine for friezing cloth; a friezing
machine. FriezeFrieze Frieze, n. [Perh. the same word as frieze a, kind of
cloth. Cf. Friz.] (Arch.)
(a) That part of the entablature of an order which is between
the architrave and cornice. It is a flat member or face,
either uniform or broken by triglyphs, and often enriched
with figures and other ornaments of sculpture.
(b) Any sculptured or richly ornamented band in a building
or, by extension, in rich pieces of furniture. See
Illust. of Column.
Cornice or frieze with bossy sculptures graven.
--Milton. FriezeFrieze Frieze, n. [F. frise, perh. originally a woolen cloth
or stuff from Friesland (F. Frise); cf. LL. frisii panni and
frissatus pannus, a shaggy woolen cloth, F. friser to friz,
curl. Cf. Friz.]
A kind of coarse woolen cloth or stuff with a shaggy or
tufted (friezed) nap on one side. ``Robes of frieze.'
Meaning of Frieze from wikipedia
- In architecture, the frieze
/friːz/ is the wide central section
part of an entablature
and may be plain
in the Ionic
order, or decorated
- In mathematics, a frieze
or frieze pattern
is a two-dimensional design
in one direction. Such patterns occur frequently
is the wide central section
of an entablature. Frieze
may also refer
(textile), a napped woolen cloth
made from Frisian
(65' 11/16") wide. The base is decorated
with a frieze
in high relief showing
the battle between
and the Olympian
- Beethoven Frieze
is a painting
by Gustav Klimt
in the Secession
Building, Vienna, Austria. In 1901, Klimt painted
the Beethoven Frieze
Art Fair is an international contemporary
art fair in London, New York, and Los Angeles. Frieze London takes place every October
in London's Regent's...
- as he embarked
on a major series
he would later
call The Frieze
of Life, depicting
of deeply-felt themes
such as love, anxiety...
is a contemporary
art magazine, published eight times
a year from London. frieze
in 1991 by Frieze
Art Fair founders Amanda Sharp
- the Romanesque
and Gothic periods
architecture. It resembles
of arches. Lombard bands
to have been first
- The Friesian
(also Frizian) is a horse breed originating
in Friesland, in the Netherlands. Although
of the breed resembles
that of a light...
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