Alure
Alure Al"ure, n. [OF. alure, aleure, walk, gait, fr. aler (F. aller) to go.] A walk or passage; -- applied to passages of various kinds. [1913 Webster]

The sides of every street were covered with fresh alures of marble. --T. Warton. [1913 Webster]


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  • Alure — (O. Fr., from oiler , to walk ), is an architectural term for an alley, passage, the water way or flat gutter behind a parapet, the galleries of a clerestory, or sometimes even the aisle itself of a church. The term is sometimes written valure or …   Wikipedia

  • alure — noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English alour, alure, from Old French aleor, aleoir passage (from aler to go) & aleure, alure gait, course, gallery, from aler to go more at alley archaic : passage, gallery …   Useful english dictionary

  • alure — /al yoor, yeuhr/, n. a passageway, as the walk along one side of a cloister. Also, allure. [1250 1300; ME, also al(o)ur < OF aleure passage, equiv. to ale walk (see ALLEY1) + ure URE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Alure — A passage or gallery to walk in; particularly a parapet or gallery behind battlements or a church roof; also a *cloister. [< AnNor. aleur = a passage < Lat. alura] Cf. Ambulatory …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • alure — galure salure talure écalure …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • alure — al·ure …   English syllables

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  • allure — [ alyr ] n. f. • 1170; de aller 1 ♦ Vitesse de déplacement. « Sa fébrilité lui avait fait accélérer l allure » (Martin du Gard). Rouler à toute allure, à vive allure. Forcer son allure. Loc. fam. À l allure où vont les choses, de la façon dont… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • alluré — allure [ alyr ] n. f. • 1170; de aller 1 ♦ Vitesse de déplacement. « Sa fébrilité lui avait fait accélérer l allure » (Martin du Gard). Rouler à toute allure, à vive allure. Forcer son allure. Loc. fam. À l allure où vont les choses, de la façon… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • List of architecture topics — This page aims to list all topics related to architecture. This is so that those interested in the subject can monitor changes to the pages by clicking on Related changes in the sidebar. It is also to see the gaps in Wikipedia s coverage of the… …   Wikipedia

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