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cornice

cor·nice

cornice

 
pronunciation:
kor nihs
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: in architecture, a decorative horizontal projection running near or along the upper edge of a wall or building; molding.
definition 2: a horizontal frame or molding designed to conceal curtain rods, picture hooks, or the like.
definition 3: in architecture, the uppermost, triangular part of a classical entablature.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: corniced, cornices, cornicing
definition: to decorate or furnish with a cornice.