Recessed

  • (adj): Resembling an alcove.
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Some articles on recessed:

Lightolier
... has manufacturing operations in Fall River, MA (Track and Recessed Downlights, also Corporate Headquarters) Wilmington, MA (Fluorescent fixtures) Edison, NJ (Downlights/Distribut ...
Lafayette Building (Washington, D.C.) - Architecture
... double-hung configurations dominate all elevations and are slightly recessed to avoid interruption of the wall plane ... Simple recessed panels at select ends of the building run the full height of the main mass and suggest plain classically inspired pilasters ... A parapet wall with a deeply recessed mortar joint tops the tenth story and forms the terrace edge that contains the building's upper two stories ...
Smith & Wesson Model 29 - Variants
... These two versions are known as "pinned and recessed" ... "Recessed" means that the cylinder holes are recessed so that when loaded, the rim of the cartridges are fully enclosed by the cylinder ... In 1982, the cost-cutting Model 29-3 dropped recessed cylinders and pinned barrels for crush-fit barrels ...
Villa Pisani (Montagnana) - Architectural Details
... On the garden front, access to the park is from the central recessed portico only a balustrade above a deep ditch keeps out informal wanderers ... instead forms a screen across the fronts of a recessed portico surmounted by a loggia, which become in single recessed central feature ...
Parliament (cigarette)
... The brand was introduced in 1931 and is distinctive for its recessed paper filters ... reading, "Only the flavor touches your lips", and "Tobacco tastes best when the filter's recessed" ... The brand also claimed that the recessed filter prevented tar from making contact with the smoker's mouth, unlike standard filters ...

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