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Definition of Persian wheel
Persian wheelPersian Per"sian, a. [From Persia: cf. It. Persiano. Cf.
Parsee, Peach, Persic.]
Of or pertaining to Persia, to the Persians, or to their
Persian berry, the fruit of Rhamnus infectorius, a kind
of buckthorn, used for dyeing yellow, and imported chiefly
Persian cat. (Zo["o]l.) Same as Angora cat, under
Persian columns (Arch.), columns of which the shaft
represents a Persian slave; -- called also Persians. See
Persian drill (Mech.), a drill which is turned by pushing a
nut back and forth along a spirally grooved drill holder.
Persian fire (Med.), malignant pustule.
Persian powder. See Insect powder, under Insect.
Persian red. See Indian red
(a), under Indian.
Persian wheel, a noria; a tympanum. See Noria.
Meaning of Persian wheel from wikipedia
- also called Persian wheel
, tablia, rehat, and in Latin tympanum
is a mechanical water lifting
to a scoop wheel
- water wheel
is a machine
or falling water
into useful forms
of power, often
in a watermill. A water wheel
- A spinning wheel
is a device
for spinning thread
or yarn from fibres. It was fundamental
to the cotton textile industry prior
to the Industrial
- Persian mythology
are traditional tales
origin, all involving extraordinary
from the legendary
- Persian architecture Persian
Bayán Persian calendar Persian Canadians Persian
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art or Iranian
art has one of the richest
in world history
and has been strong
in many media including
architecture, painting, weaving...
what came to be known
as the Persian wheel
, prolonged political instability
and parasitic methods
of tax collection...
of garden design represented
by Persian gardens
or Iranian gardens
: باغ ایرانی), an example
of the paradise
- A Persian miniature
: نگارگری ایرانی negârgari irâni) is a small painting
on paper, whether
a book illustration
or a separate
work of art intended...
- Persian grammar
: دستور زبان فارسی) is the grammar
of the Persian
language, whose dialectal variants
in Iran, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan...
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