cope-stone


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  • cope|stone — «KOHP STOHN», noun. 1. a) the top stone of a wall or building. b) a stone used for or in a coping. 2. Figurative. the finishing touch; climax. SYNONYM(S): crown, completion. ╂[< cope2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • cope — cope; cope·man; cope·mate; cope·stone; glau·cope; …   English syllables

  • stone — al·um·stone; arrow·stone; back·stone; bake·stone; bark·stone; bird·stone; bit·stone; blood·stone; boat·stone; brum·stone; cam·stone; car·stone; cling·stone; cope·stone; coth·er·stone; cup·stone; float·stone; glad·stone; goat·stone;… …   English syllables

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  • Stone town of Kuklica — The stone town is an area consisting of over 120 stone pillars, located in the village of Kuklica, near Kratovo. [ [http://www.exploringmacedonia.com/default.asp?ItemID=C42D791DE738E046B3C544C635663B57 Exploring Macedonia] ] LegendsThere are two… …   Wikipedia

  • cope —  1) to cope or coup, to chop or exchange, used by the coasters of Norfolk and Suffolk, and also Yorkshire ; probably from the Low Dutch word,  2) to cover ; to cope a wall, to cover the top of it, generally with stone, called a copeing. N. and S …   A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

  • coping-stone — copeˈstone or copˈing stone noun A stone that tops or forms part of the coping of a wall • • • Main Entry: ↑cope …   Useful english dictionary

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