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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: canton(0.04098 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to canton.
English → Indonesian (quick)
daerah, distrik, ulayat, wilayah
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: provide housing for (military personnel) [syn: quarter, billet]
2: divide into cantons, of a country
English → English (gcide)
Canton \Can"ton\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Cantoned; p. pr. & vb.
n. Cantoning.] [Cf. F.cantonner.]
1. To divide into small parts or districts; to mark off or
separate, as a distinct portion or division.
They canton out themselves a little Goshen in the
intellectual world. --Locke.
2. (Mil.) To allot separate quarters to, as to different
parts or divisions of an army or body of troops.
Canton \Can"ton\, n.
A song or canto [Obs.]
Write loyal cantons of contemned love. --Shak.
Canton \Can"ton\, n. [F. canton, augm. of OF. cant edge, corner.
See 1st Cant.]
1. A small portion; a division; a compartment.
That little canton of land called the “English
There is another piece of Holbein's, . . . in which,
in six several cantons, the several parts of our
Savior's passion are represented. --Bp. Burnet.
2. A small community or clan.
3. A small territorial district; esp. one of the twenty-two
independent states which form the Swiss federal republic;
in France, a subdivision of an arrondissement. See
4. (Her.) A division of a shield occupying one third part of
the chief, usually on the dexter side, formed by a
perpendicular line from the top of the shield, meeting a
horizontal line from the side.
The king gave us the arms of England to be borne in
a canton in our arms. --Evelyn.