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Meaning of CLOCHE

Pronunciation:  klowsh

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a woman's close-fitting helmet-like hat
  2. [n]  a low transparent cover put over young plants to protect them from cold
 

CLOCHE is a 6 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: millinery, protection, protective cover, protective covering, woman's hat

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cloche\, n. [F., prop., bell.] (A["e]ronautics)
An apparatus used in controlling certain kinds of
a["e]roplanes, and consisting principally of a steering
column mounted with a universal joint at the base, which is
bellshaped and has attached to it the cables for controlling
the wing-warping devices, elevator planes, and the like.

 

 

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