Sentence Examples


  • A sentimental reformer in architecture, he began at the cornice, not at the foundation.
  • Between the pediment and the cornice a thick corded moulding is carried round the main building.
  • The chief type of agricultural society is the cornice agricole, an association for the discussion of agricultural problems and the organization of provincial shows.
  • Portions of the coloured terra-cotta slabs which decorated the cornice and other architectural members have also been discovered.
  • Facing the main entrance is a small open shrine, consisting of a cornice and dome upheld by four pillars.