corbeil definition

  • noun:
    • A sculptured basket of blossoms or fruits used as an architectural decoration.
    • A decorative basket the display of plants or fruits.
    • A sculptured basket of blossoms; a corbel.
    • Small gabions.
    • In fortification, a tiny container or gabion, to be filled with planet and ready upon a parapet, to shelter males from the fire of besiegers.
    • In structure and decorative art, an ornament in the shape of a basket containing blossoms, fruits, etc.
    • A sculptured container of plants or fruits made use of as an architectural ornament.
    • A decorative container the display of blossoms or fresh fruits.
    • A sculptured container of plants; a corbel.
    • tiny gabions.
    • In fortification, a small basket or gabion, become filled with earth and set upon a parapet, to shelter males through the fire of besiegers.
    • In structure and ornamental art, an ornament in the shape of a basket containing plants, fresh fruits, etc.

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