corniche

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French corniche (ledge).

Beirut corniche

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /kɔːˈniːʃ/, /ˈkɔːnɪʃ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /kɔːɹˈniːʃ/, /ˈkɔːɹnɪʃ/

Noun[edit]

corniche (plural corniches)

  1. A road built on a ledge (cliff), especially along water (a river, sea, etc).

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian cornice.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

corniche f (plural corniches)

  1. cornice
  2. (geology) ledge

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

corniche

  1. feminine plural of cornico

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