Les


Les
Les \Les\ (l[e^]s), n. A leash. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Les XX — was a group of twenty Belgian painters, designers and sculptors, formed in 1883 by the Brussels lawyer, publisher, and entrepreneur Octave Maus. For ten years these vingtistes , as they called themselves, held an annual exhibition of their art;… …   Wikipedia

  • Les UX — is an underground organization that tries to improve hidden corners of Paris. Their works have included building a cinema, complete with bar and restaurant, underneath the Seine, restoring medieval crypts, and staging plays and readings in… …   Wikipedia

  • LES — Infobox Given Name Revised name = Les imagesize= caption= pronunciation= gender = Unisex meaning = region = origin = related names = Lester, Leslie, Lesley footnotes = The abbreviation LES can refer to: * L.E.S. (producer) * Lake effect snow *… …   Wikipedia

  • Les XX — Die Société des Vingt, kurz Les XX oder Les Vingt, deutsch Die XX oder Die Zwanzig war eine 1883 oder 1884 (Januar) gegründete Vereinigung von belgischen oder in Belgien lebenden Künstlern, darunter Fernand Khnopff, Théo van Rysselberghe, James… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • LES — Die Abkürzung LES steht für: die Rettungsrakete Launch Escape System (LES) des Apollo Raumschiffs, siehe: Apollo Rettungsrakete eine Sozialleistung: Leistungen zur Eingliederung von Selbständigen das olympische Länderkürzel für Lesotho im Bereich …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • LES — law enforcement sensitive; leave and earnings statement; Lincoln Laboratories Experimental Satellite …   Military dictionary

  • LES — Pluriel des articles Le et La, ainsi que du pronom relatif de la troisième personne. Voyez LE …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • LES — v. tr. Faire tort. Je craindrais de vous léser. Il s’est considéré comme lésé dans ce partage. être lésé de plus de la moitié du juste prix. Je suis la seule partie lésée. Il n’y a personne de lésé dans cette affaire. Il signifie, en termes de… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • Les Préludes (Liszt) — Les Préludes is the third of Franz Liszt s twelve Symphonic Poems. [ Von der Wiege bis zum Grabe , although as well a Symphonic Poem, was in the 1880s composed not as part of Liszt s former cycle, but as single piece. There is no No. 13 in the… …   Wikipedia

  • Les Demoiselles d'Avignon — Artist Pablo Picasso Year 1907 Type Oil on canvas Dimensions 243.9 cm × 233.7 cm (96 in × 92 in) …   Wikipedia


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