Ventage \Vent"age\, n. A small hole, as the stop in a flute; a vent. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • ventage — ● ventage nom masculin Synonyme rare de vannage. ● ventage (synonymes) nom masculin Synonymes : vannage ventage [vɑ̃taʒ] n. m. ÉTYM. 1783; ventaige « vent, tempête », v. 1501; de venter …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ventage — [ven′tij] n. [see AGE] a small hole or opening; vent; specif., a fingering hole on a wind instrument …   English World dictionary

  • ventage — noun Date: 1602 a small hole (as a flute stop) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ventage — /ven tij/, n. a small hole or vent, as one of the fingerholes of a flute. [1595 1605; VENT1 + AGE] * * * …   Universalium

  • ventage — noun a puff of air coming through a hole in a wind instrument Govern these ventages with …   Wiktionary

  • ventage — (van ta j ) s. m. Terme rural. Séparation des grains et des corps étrangers au moyen du vent …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • ventage — vent·age …   English syllables

  • ventage — /ˈvɛntɪdʒ/ (say ventij) noun a small hole or vent, as one of the finger holes of a flute. {vent1 + age} …   Australian English dictionary

  • ventage —   n. small vent, as finger hole on a wind instrument …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • ventage — nm. => Vannage …   Dictionnaire Français-Savoyard

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