annulet

  1. a charge in the shape of a circle; a hollow roundel
  2. molding in the form of a ring; at top of a column
  3. a small ring

annulet

1 In architecture and cabinet-making, a flat, narrow band encircling a COLUMN. 2 In heraldry, a small circle or ring in coats of arms.

Annulet

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Annulet

• (n.) A small, flat fillet, encircling a column, etc., used by itself, or with other moldings. It is used, several times repeated, under the Doric capital. • (n.) A narrow circle of some distinct color on a surface or round an organ. • (n.) A little ring. • (n.) A little circle borne as a charge.
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annulet

1. A little ring. ... 2. A small, flat fillet, encircling a column, etc, used by itself, or with other moldings. It is used, several times repeated, under the Doric capital. ... 3. A little circle borne as a charge. ... 4. <zoology> A narrow circle of some distinct colour on a surface or round an organ. ... Origin: Dim. Of annulus. ... Source...
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annulet

bandelette noun molding in the form of a ring; at top of a column
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annulet

noun a small ring
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Annulet

[architecture] Annulets, in architecture, are small square components in the Doric capital, under the quarter-round. They are also called fillets or listels. An annulet is also a narrow flat moulding, common in other parts of a column, viz. the bases, etc., as well as the capital. It is so called, because it encompasses the column round. In...
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Annulet

[heraldry] In heraldry, an annulet (i.e. `little ring`) is a common charge. It may allude to the custom of prelates to receive their investiture per baculum et annulum (`by rod and ring`), and can also be described as a roundel that has been `voided` (i.e. with its centre cut out). In English and Canadian heraldry it is also used as the dif...
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Annulet

An'nu·let noun [ Dim. of annulus .] 1. A little ring. Tennyson. 2. (Architecture) A small, flat fillet, encircling a column, etc., used by itself, or with other moldings. It is used, several times repeated, under the Doric capital. 3. (Her.) A litt...
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Annulet

A circular finishing found on pillars or piers, sometimes decorated with carvings.
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Annulet

a ring around the shaft of a column.
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Annulet

In architecture an annulet is a small, flat fillet, encircling a column, etc., used by itself, or with other mouldings. It is used, several times repeated, under the Doric capital.
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Annulet

In heraldry, an annulet is a small circle, like a link of chain mail borne as a charge. In modern heraldry the annulet is a cadency mark representing the fifth son or brother.
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Annulet

See shaft-ring.
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annulet

small ring around a classical column
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annulet

[n] - a charge in the shape of a circle 2. [n] - molding in the form of a ring 3. [n] - a small ring
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