Ancon



the elbow.
Architecture. a bracket or console, as one supporting part of a cornice.
Historical Examples

However, he was very gallant, and we were soon on our way to ancon.
Droll Stories of Isthmian Life Evelyn Saxton

It will be better for you to take a coach and ride to the hospital at ancon.
Droll Stories of Isthmian Life Evelyn Saxton

The two will then go to the farm, take the horses, and ride towards ancon.
The Hero of Panama F. S. Brereton

How would you like to live in a tent among the boys on ancon Hill?
Droll Stories of Isthmian Life Evelyn Saxton

The landscape spread out under this hill of ancon is the finest in all the Isthmian region.
South America Observations and Impressions James Bryce

ancon: How then can bisemutum, as you call it, be distinguished from galena?
De Re Metallica Georgius Agricola

An example of embroidery obtained from an ancient grave at ancon, Peru, is shown in Fig. 349.
A Study Of The Textile Art In Its Relation To The Development Of Form And Ornament William H. Holmes

This would be conclusive if the date of the latest burials at ancon were certain.
Origin of Cultivated Plants Alphonse De Candolle

It was not until October 20, 1883, that the treaty was signed at Lima and ratified later at ancon.
The Hispanic Nations of the New World William R. Shepherd

Among the beautiful articles recovered from the tombs of ancon, Peru, are some much decayed specimens of feather work.
A Study Of The Textile Art In Its Relation To The Development Of Form And Ornament William H. Holmes

noun (pl) ancones (æŋˈkəʊniːz)
(architect) a projecting bracket or console supporting a cornice
a former technical name for elbow

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