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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Pasque  \Pasque\,  n.  [OF.  pasque.] 
  See  {Pasch}. 
 
  {Pasque  flower}  (Bot.),  a  name  of  several  plants  of  the  genus 
  {Anemone},  section  {Pulsatilla}.  They  are  perennial  herbs 
  with  rather  large  purplish  blossoms,  which  appear  in  early 
  spring,  or  about  Easter,  whence  the  common  name  Called 
  also  {campana}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Campana  \Cam*pa"na\,  n.  [LL.  campana  bell.  Cf  {Campanle}.] 
  1.  (Eccl.)  A  church  bell. 
 
  2.  (Bot.)  The  pasque  flower.  --Drayton. 
 
  3.  (Doric  Arch.)  Same  as  {Gutta}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gutta  \Gut"ta\,  n.;  pl  {Gutt[AE]}.  [L.] 
  1.  A  drop. 
 
  2.  (Arch.)  One  of  a  series  of  ornaments,  in  the  form  of  a 
  frustum  of  a  cone,  attached  to  the  lower  part  of  the 
  triglyphs,  and  also  to  the  lower  faces  of  the  mutules,  in 
  the  Doric  order  --  called  also  {campana},  and  {drop}. 
 
  {Gutta  serena}  [L.,  lit.  serene  or  clear  drop]  (Med.), 
  amaurosis. 
 
  {Gutt[ae]  band}>  (Arch.),  the  listel  or  band  from  which  the 
  gutt[ae]  hang. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  campana 
  n  :  the  shape  of  a  bell  [syn:  {bell},  {bell  shape}] 




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