Bristol


Bristol
Bristol Bris"tol, n. A seaport city in the west of England. [1913 Webster]

{Bristol board}, a kind of fine pasteboard, made with a smooth but usually unglazed surface.

{Bristol brick}, a brick of siliceous matter used for polishing cultery; -- originally manufactured at Bristol.

{Bristol stone}, rock crystal, or brilliant crystals of quartz, found in the mountain limestone near Bristol, and used in making ornaments, vases, etc. When polished, it is called {Bristol diamond}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Bristol LH — Bristol Bristol LH Hersteller: Bristol Commercial Vehicles Bauart: Linienbus Produktionszeitraum: 1967 1982 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • BRISTOL — Ville britannique située dans le comté de Gloucestershire, sur le fleuve Avon, à proximité de l’estuaire de la Severn. En dépit de conditions de navigation difficiles (très forte ampleur de la marée dans l’estuaire), Bristol doit sa fortune à son …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Bristol — Bristol, NH U.S. Census Designated Place in New Hampshire Population (2000): 1670 Housing Units (2000): 928 Land area (2000): 4.742879 sq. miles (12.284000 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.019775 sq. miles (0.051216 sq. km) Total area (2000):… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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  • bristol — BRÍSTOL, s.n. Hârtie albă, groasă, de calitate foarte bună, din care se fac copertele de cărţi şi cărţile de vizită; p. ext. carte de vizită. – Din fr. bristol. Trimis de valeriu, 21.03.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  brístol s. n. Trimis de siveco,… …   Dicționar Român

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