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Adobes is a municipality located in the province of Guadalajara, Castile-La Mancha, Spain. According to the 2004 census, the municipality has a population of 68 inhabitants.

  • also known as Adobes, Spain
  • part of Spain

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Google previewDictionary of Daily Life of Indians of the Americas (1981)

Hand-made conical adobes, or variants thereon, are quite common in the earlier periods. Some are true cones, with a flat base about 15 cm. in diameter, 40 cm. in length, 6 cm. at the pointed end. Some are more like truncated cones, or even ...

Google previewSubject Headings Used in the Dictionary Catalogs of the Library of Congress [from 1897 Through June 1964] (1966)

by Library of Congress. Subject Cataloging Division

Administrative remedies t sa Ombudsman Adobe houses x Adobes Houses, Adobe xx Architecture, Domestic Brick houses Building, Adobe Dwellings Adobes See Adobe houses Adolescent psychiatry (RJ503) xx Child psychiatry Psychiatry ...

Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia (1915)

by James Orr

Adobes, of which the greater portion of the buildings were constructed, were usually double the thickness of kiln- dried bricks. The pillar made of bricks, as well as the pilaster constructed of the same material, seems to have come into use at a ...

Google previewThe New American Cyclopaedia: a Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge (1863)

by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana

The adobes are sometimes made 16 inches long and 12 inches wide. In the hot spring and summer seasons 2 or 8 days are sufficient for the first drying. The adobes are then carefully turned upon edge so as to expose the wet under surface to ...

Google previewKnight's American Mechanical Dictionary (1884)

A Description of Tools, Instruments, Machines, Processes, and Engineering; History of Inventions; General Technological Vocabulary; and Digest of Mechanical Appliances in Science and the Arts by Edward Henry Knight

ADOBES. paper being held above the form, the platen is deressed by a treadle and the impression obtained. an releasing the treadle the s ring raises the laten, and the pawl turns the cy inder one tooth, ringing the next name in series beneath ...

Google previewThe Comprehensive Dictionary of Patron Saints (2014)

by Pablo Ricardo Quintana

Adjuntas, Puerto Rico – Anne, Joaquim Administrators - Calixtus, Lawrence Adobes, Adobe Makers or Adoberos, ...

Google previewDictionary of the First World War (2007)

by Stephen Pope, Elizabeth-Anne Wheal

Someauthorities traceitto the dough like buttons of US infantry in the Civil War, but it was more probably a slang derivationof the word'dobies', itselfshort for' adobes' –a derisory description of dustcakedinfantry applied byUS Cavalry ...

Google previewEncyclopedic Dictionary of Archaeology (2013)

by Barbara Ann Kipfer

Grupo de los Adobes [Adobe Group], and Grupo del Sur [Southern Group ]).

Google previewSchirmer's Complete Rhyming Dictionary (2010)

by Paul Zollo

abnormalities aborigines absentees absorbencies absurdities academies accessaries accompanies accuracies achilles activities actualities actuaries acuities addressees adequacies adobes adoptabilities adulteries adversaries adversities ...

Google previewArchaeology in America: An Encyclopedia [4 volumes] (2008)

An Encyclopedia by Linda S. Cordell, Kent Lightfoot, Francis McManamon, George Milner

The California Department of Parks and Recreation maintains many mid-century adobes and early wooden structures in Monterey. Excavations at one of these sites, the Cooper-Molera adobe, found a trash deposit associated with the Manuel ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of California (1997)

Attracts tourists to mission, adobes, the "birthplace" of Ramona, and the site of the battle (January 8, 1874) between forces of Gen. Jose Flores and Kearny and Stockton that opened up the occupation of Los Angeles. Birthplace of Gen. George ...

Google previewDictionary of the American West (2008)

by Win Blevins

Adobes are common in the Southwest, especially in churches, public buildings, and homes that date from the Mexican or Spanish colonial periods, many of them handsome and of historic value. Use of adobe brick dates at least to ancient ...

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Scrabble value of A1D2O1B3E1S1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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