adobe

  • 1 adobe — adobe …

    Dictionnaire des rimes

  • 2 Adobe — bricks are a natural building material made from sand, clay, water, and some kind of fibrous or organic material (sticks, straw, dung), which is shaped into bricks using frames and dried in the sun. It is similar to cob and mudbrick. Adobe… …

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  • 3 Adobe — steht für: eine Softwarefirma, siehe Adobe Systems einen luftgetrockneten Lehmziegel und daraus errichtete Bauten, siehe Lehmziegel Siehe auch: Adobe Creek Adobe Wall Creek, ein Fluss im US Bundesstaat North Dakota Adobe Walls Creek, ein Fluss im …

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  • 4 adobe — [ adɔb ] n. m. • 1868; mot esp. ♦ Brique d argile non cuite, obtenue par simple séchage au soleil. ● adobe nom masculin (espagnol adobe, de l arabe) Brique rudimentaire de terre mêlée de paille, séchée au soleil. adobe n. m. Brique crue séchée au …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 5 Adobe — A*do be ([.a]*d[=o] b[asl]), n. [Sp.] 1. An unburnt brick dried in the sun; also used as an adjective, as, an adobe house, in Texas or New Mexico. [1913 Webster] 2. Earth from which unburnt bricks are made. [Western U. S.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 3 …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 adobe — (n.) 1739, American English, from Sp. adobe, from oral form of Arabic al tob the brick, from Coptic tube brick, a word found in hieroglyphics …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 adobe — ☆ adobe [ə dō′bē ] n. [Sp < Ar aṭ ṭūba, the brick < al, the + Coptic tōbe, brick] 1. unburnt, sun dried brick 2. the clay of which such brick is made 3. a building made of adobe, esp. in the Southwest …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 adobe — |ô| s. m. 1. Tijolo cru. 2. Seixo liso dos rios. • Sinônimo geral: ADOBO …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 9 adobe — sustantivo masculino 1. Uso/registro: restringido. Masa de barro moldeada en forma de ladrillo que, sin cocer, secada al sol, se utilizaba en la construcción popular. Frases y locuciones 1. hacer adobes con la cabeza Uso/registro: rest …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 10 adobe — (Del ár. hisp. aṭṭúb, este del ár. clás. ṭūb, y este del egipcio ḏbt). 1. m. Masa de barro mezclado a veces con paja, moldeada en forma de ladrillo y secada al aire, que se emplea en la construcción de paredes o muros. 2. (Porque a menudo los… …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 11 adobe — ► NOUN ▪ a kind of clay used to make sun dried bricks. ORIGIN from Spanish adobar to plaster , from an Arabic word meaning «bricks» …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 Adobe — Para la empresa de software, véase Adobe Systems Incorporated. Vivienda construida parcialmente con adobe. Rebollar (Cáceres) El adobe es una pieza para construcción hecha de una masa de barro (arcilla y arena) mezclada con paja, m …

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  • 13 Adobe — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Adobe », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) en construction, un adobe est une brique de… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 14 adobe — /euh doh bee/, n. 1. sun dried brick made of clay and straw, in common use in countries having little rainfall. 2. a yellow silt or clay, deposited by rivers, used to make bricks. 3. a building constructed of adobe. 4. a dark, heavy soil,… …

    Universalium

  • 15 Adobe — I Adobe   [spanisch] der, /s, luftgetrockneter Lehmziegel, seit Jahrtausenden in vielen Trockengebieten der Erde als Baustoff verwendet. II Adobe,   1982 von Charles Geschke und John Warnock gegründeter US amerikanischer Software Hersteller.… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 16 Adobe — I (Del ár. at tub, ladrillo.) ► sustantivo masculino CONSTRUCCIÓN Conglomerado de barro y paja, moldeado en forma de ladrillo y secado al aire: ■ el vendaval echó por tierra varias cabañas de adobe. II (Del ár. ad dabba, cerrojo.) ► sustantivo… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 17 adobe — (Sp. model spelled same [aðóβe] < Arabic at tub the brick )    DARE: 1759.    1) Sundried brick made of clay, straw, and water.    2) A structure, usually a house, made from the same material.    3) Clay suitable for fashioning such bricks.… …

    Vocabulario Vaquero

  • 18 adobe — noun /aˈdəʊ.bi/ a) An unburnt brick dried in the sun. Many people in Texas and New Mexico live in adobe houses. b) A house made of adobe brick. Stone sidewalks, little more than a ledge in width, ran along the base of the mean and monotonous… …

    Wiktionary

  • 19 adobe — UK [əˈdəʊbɪ] / US [əˈdoʊbɪ] noun Word forms adobe : singular adobe plural adobes 1) [uncountable] earth mixed with straw, used for making bricks to build houses 2) [countable] a house built using adobe bricks …

    English dictionary

  • 20 adobe —   n. unburnt sundried brick; dwelling of adobe; clay used for adobe; a. built of adobe …

    Dictionary of difficult words


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