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Definition of Venetian
Venetian Ve*ne"tian, n.
A native or inhabitant of Venice.
VenetianVenetian Ve*ne"tian, a. [Cf. It. Veneziano, L. Venetianus.]
Of or pertaining to Venice in Italy.
Venetian blind, a blind for windows, doors, etc., made of
thin slats, either fixed at a certain angle in the
shutter, or movable, and in the latter case so disposed as
to overlap each other when close, and to show a series of
open spaces for the admission of air and light when in
Venetian carpet, an inexpensive carpet, used for passages
and stairs, having a woolen warp which conceals the weft;
the pattern is therefore commonly made up of simple
Venetian chalk, a white compact or steatite, used for
marking on cloth, etc.
Venetian door (Arch.), a door having long, narrow windows
or panes of glass on the sides.
Venetian glass, a kind of glass made by the Venetians, for
decorative purposes, by the combination of pieces of glass
of different colors fused together and wrought into
various ornamental patterns.
Venetian red, a brownish red color, prepared from sulphate
of iron; -- called also scarlet ocher.
Venetian soap. See Castile soap, under Soap.
Venetian sumac (Bot.), a South European tree (Rhus
Cotinus) which yields the yellow dyewood called fustet;
-- also called smoke tree.
Venetian window (Arch.), a window consisting of a main
window with an arched head, having on each side a long and
narrow window with a square head.
Venetian Ve*ne"tian, n.
1. pl. Galligaskins. [Obs.]
2. A Venetian blind. [Colloq.]
Meaning of Venetian from wikipedia
- Look up Venetian
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Venetian often means
from or related
to: Venice, a city in Italy
Veneto, a region
- The Republic
: Repùblega de Venèsia; Italian: Repubblica
di Venezia) or Venetian Republic
: Repùblega Vèneta), traditionally...
, wider Venetian
(łéngua vèneta [ˈ(l)eŋɡwa ˈvɛneta] or vèneto [ˈvɛneto]) is a Romance language spoken natively
in the northeast
- The Ottoman–Venetian
wars were a series
of conflicts between
the Ottoman Empire
and the Republic
in 1396 and lasted until
- The Venetian Macao
(Chinese: 澳門威尼斯人) is a hotel
and casino resort
in Macau owned
by the American
Las Vegas Sands
company. The 39-story structure
- The Venetians attempted
to recognise their
possession, but failed
as Murad considered
the city his by right
and the Venetians
red is a light
and warm (somewhat unsaturated) pigment
that is a darker shade
of red, derived
pure ferric oxide
(Fe2O3) of the hematite...
- Venetian painting
was a major force
in Italian Renaissance painting
and beyond. Beginning
with the work of Giovanni Bellini
(c. 1430–1516) and his brother...
- The Venetian
is a luxury hotel
and casino resort located
on the Las Vegas Strip
in Paradise, Nevada, United
States, on the site of the old Sands...
- The Venetian Lagoon
di Venezia; Venetian
: Łaguna de Venesia) is an enclosed
bay of the Adriatic
Sea, in northern
Italy, in which
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