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"A Pied" a.k.a. "À pied" is a composition, cataloged instance.
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Dairy Queens (2011)
by Meredith Martin
(A pied is a little larger than one foot.) Made from a fine gray thunderstone (pierre de tonnerre), these statues, now lost, represented female farm workers, including a milkmaid (La laitière), a butter-churner (La batteuse de berre), a farmer (La ...
by Stephen Badsey
was a French designation for infantry or cavalry suggesting elite skirmishing troops; Chasseurs a Pied means literally 'hunters on foot';.
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A pied is a pigeon whose colour is divided into patches, which give rise to distinctive names. There is the beard pied, or blue-beard, or black -beard, &c., according to the ground colour. " To be accurate in marking, the under mandible should ...
by François Thomazeau, Sylvain Ageorges, Anna Moschovakis
Like a narrow corridor leading straight to the soul of bistros everywhere, the Verre a Pied is a vestige of the past, a reassuring flashback — from the ancieut Seita cash register to the toilettes. Lvery smoker in the vicinity winds up here, leaning ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
The following singular effect of lightning is recorded, in the Philosophical Transactions, upon a pied bullock. ' In the evening of Sunday the 28th of August, 1774, there was an appearance of a thunderstorm, but no report was heard .
A new English dictionary ... The third edition, carefully revised ... By J. K. [i.e. John Kersey.] (1731)
by John Kersey
Pied,spotted, sped/ed; ax, A pied Horse. To picp, 'gery a: young Chicken; do. Pie- Powder-Court (1. e. *the Dusty-Foot-Court) held in Fain, to yield Justice to Buyer: and Sellere, redress Discrdere, &c. so calledfrem the Dispateh in deciding ...
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