a screen or a decorated part of the wall behind an altar in a church.
the back of a fireplace or of a medieval open hearth.
a screen or wall decoration at the back of an altar, in the form of a hanging, tapestry, painting, or piece of metalwork or sculpture
another word for fireback (sense 1)
noun 1. a book in which records of acts, events, names, etc., are kept. 2. a list or record of such acts, events, etc. 3. an entry in such a book, record, or list. 4. an official document issued to a merchant ship as evidence of its nationality. 5. registration or registry. 6. a mechanical […]
[rej-uh-strey-shuh n] /ˌrɛdʒ əˈstreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of registering. 2. an instance of this. 3. an entry in a register. 4. the group or number registered. 5. an official act of registering one’s name in the list of qualified voters. 6. a certificate attesting to the fact that someone or something has been […]
noun 1. a law, rule, or other order prescribed by authority, especially to regulate conduct. 2. the act of regulating or the state of being regulated. 3. Machinery. the percentage difference in some quantity related to the operation of an apparatus or machine, as the voltage output of a transformer or the speed of a […]
verb (used with object), rereleased, rereleasing. 1. to release again: Some popular films are rereleased every few years. noun 2. something, as a film, that has been rereleased.