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Conte is sometimes a misspelling of colonel.

Phrases with Conte

Phrases starting with the word Conte:

  1. conte alessandro volta
  2. conte alessandro giuseppe antonio anastasio volta

Other phrases containing the word Conte:

  1. Le Conte's Sparrow
  2. Le Conte's Thistle
  3. Le Conte's Thrasher
  4. Le Conte's Flatsedge
  5. don luchino visconti conte di modrone


  1. Conte is a fictional character from the 2006 film The Thief Lord.
  2. Conte is a fictional character from the 2004 film The Life That I Want.


Conte a.k.a. John Conte Jr.: Grammy Nominated- "Conte" John Joseph Conte Jr. better known as “Conte” is the Indianapolis, Indiana shinning star. Since his early teens “Conte” knew he wanted to be a world famous artist in the music industry.

There are other people with Conte in their name, like Ann Conte, Alex Conte, Andy Conte, Anne Conte, Drew Conte, Egle Conte, Eric Conte, Hugo Conte, Jack Conte and many others.


Conte a.k.a. Conté, also known as Conté sticks or Conté crayons, are a drawing medium composed of compressed powdered graphite or charcoal mixed with a wax or clay base, square in cross-section. They were invented in 1795 by Nicolas-Jacques Conté, who created the combination of clay and graphite in response to the shortage of graphite caused by the Napoleonic Wars. Conté crayons had the advantage of being cost-effective to produce, and easy to manufacture in controlled grades of hardness.

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Google previewOn Drawing (2002)

by Roger Winter

Conte is a dry, hard material sold in small bar-shaped sticks. Its capacity for creating many tones makes it appropriate for light and dark studies; its atmospheric quality makes it ideal for drawing masses (see Chapter 5). Conte can be ...

Google previewChrétien Continued : A Study of the Conte du Graal and its Verse Continuations (2009)

A Study of the Conte du Graal and its Verse Continuations by Matilda Tomaryn Bruckner

Among the most startling differences that characterize the Conte is a redefinition of the hero, doubled in the figures of Perceval ...

Google previewDiderot Studies

by Otis Edward Fellows

Ceci n'est pas un conte is a case in point. Generally considered to be a narrative work, it appears in every edition of Diderot's contes.1 Yet its opening pages do not at all resemble the direct narrative style which characterizes, for example, the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Drawing Techniques (2004)

by Hazel Harrison

Scribbling over the paper surface with the oil bar and then applying conte crayon produces a soft paste, which can be moved around the surface with a palette knife, a piece of thin cardboard, or an old credit card (an ideal implement).

Google previewThe Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales (2007)

by Donald Haase

Le conte merveilleux fran$cais de 1690 a 1790: Cent ans de f eerie ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Peoples of Africa and the Middle East (2009)

by Facts On File, Incorporated

Sekou Toure dies and Lansana Conte seizes power in a military coup. 1990 A new constitution providing for multiparty elections and a civilian government is adopted. 1993 Long-delayed presidential elections take place. Conte wins a ...

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1906)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes

LECOCQ—LE CONTE L'Ouverture and sending ...

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Quotes about Conte

It sounded good. It was a story that Victor Conte told me to use. I was contacted by Dr. Goldman, and that's how the story came about. And that was my first time ever meeting, or speaking, to Dr. Goldman. (Kelli White)
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Scrabble value of C3O1N1T1E1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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