Song of Solomon, The.
another name for the Song of Solomon, used in the Douay Bible
part of an ancient Roman drama chanted or sung and accompanied by music. Historical Examples The Dramatic Values in Plautus Wilton Wallace Blancke Letters of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy from Italy and Switzerland Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy A Brief History of Wood-engraving from Its Invention Joseph Cundall A Christian Directory (Volume 1 of 4) Richard Baxter
a village in N France, S of Amiens: first major battle of U.S. forces in World War I, May 1918. Historical Examples Our Army at the Front Heywood Broun Tom Slade Motorcycle Dispatch Bearer Percy Keese Fitzhugh What the “Boys” Did Over There Various The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page, Volume II Burton […]
a simple, lyric, melodic passage for voice or instrument. Historical Examples Corleone F. Marion Crawford Contemporary American Composers Rupert Hughes Essentials in Conducting Karl Wilson Gehrkens A Popular History of the Art of Music W. S. B. Mathews Nicolo Paganini: His Life and Work Stephen Samuel Stratton Modern Spanish Lyrics Various Musical Portraits Paul Rosenfeld […]
any rigid structural member projecting from a vertical support, especially one in which the projection is great in relation to the depth, so that the upper part is in tension and the lower part in compression. Building Trades, Civil Engineering. any rigid construction extending horizontally well beyond its vertical support, used as a structural element […]