of or relating to an enamel piece or enameling technique in which enamel is fused onto the incised or hollowed areas of a metal base.
an enamel piece made by the champlevé method.
the technique used to produce champlevé enamels.
of or relating to a process of enamelling by which grooves are cut into a metal base and filled with enamel colours
an object enamelled by this process
an abrupt climbing turn in which an aircraft almost stalls while using its momentum to gain a higher rate of climb. to perform a chandelle. noun (aeronautics) an abrupt climbing turn almost to the point of stalling, in which an aircraft’s momentum is used to increase its rate of climb verb (intransitive) to carry out […]
noun a port in E India, in S West Bengal on the Hooghly River: a former French settlement (1686–1950). Pop: 162 166 (2001)
a city in and a union territory of India, in the N part: joint capital of Punjab and Haryana states. a former province in NW British India: now divided between India and Pakistan. a state in NW India. 47,456 sq. mi. (122,911 sq. km). Capital: Chandigarh. a province in NE Pakistan. 79,284 sq. mi. (205,330 […]
the period of the oscillation (Chandler wobble) of the earth’s axis, varying between 416 and 433 days.