corbeil meaning

Pronunciation:   "corbeil" in a sentence
/körˈbəl or -bāˈ/
  noun
1. A basket filled with earth, set up as a defensive missile (fortification)
2. A carved representation of a basket (architecture)
  ORIGIN: Fr corbeille, from L corbicula, dimin of corbis a basket

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  1. He is also participating in various advertisements for Corbeil Home Appliances.
  2. He died in Corbeil-Essonnes at the age of 57.
  3. Corbeil gained his PhD in linguistics from the University of Strasbourg.
  4. But Corbeil-Crawford rejects the idea that her teaching is biased.
  5. Campbell smiled at Stephen Corbeil, the hospital's chief executive.

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