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queue
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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Definition
a line of people waiting for something; or anything (such as computer tasks) that are lined up to be handled in order
  • * A Queue was a cask which held a hogshead and a half.
    1.6.3 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 3 — History of a Leavened Cake of Maize (14% in)
  • "It was at the Petit Bourbon," replied Gervaise, with no less spirit, "and this is what monsieur the cardinal's procurator presented to them: twelve double quarts of hippocras, white, claret, and red; twenty-four boxes of double Lyons marchpane, gilded; as many torches, worth two livres a piece; and six demi-queues* of Beaune wine, white and claret, the best that could be found.
    1.6.3 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 3 — History of a Leavened Cake of Maize (13% in)
  • He had simply rejoined his company in garrison at Queue-en-Brie, in the Isle-de-France, a few stages from Paris.
    2.8.6 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 6 — Three Human Hearts Differently.... (5% in)
  • Queue-en-Brie was a very insipid place to stay at then, a village of farriers, and cow-girls with chapped hands, a long line of poor dwellings and thatched cottages, which borders the grand road on both sides for half a league; a tail (queue), in short, as its name imports.
    2.8.6 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 6 — Three Human Hearts Differently.... (13% in)
  • Queue-en-Brie was a very insipid place to stay at then, a village of farriers, and cow-girls with chapped hands, a long line of poor dwellings and thatched cottages, which borders the grand road on both sides for half a league; a tail (queue), in short, as its name imports.
    2.8.6 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 6 — Three Human Hearts Differently.... (13% in)
  • Phoebus, who had seen nothing in the line of beauty, since he left the village maids of Queue-en-Brie, was intoxicated with Fleur-de-Lys, which imparted to our officer so eager and gallant an air, that his peace was immediately made.
    2.8.6 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 6 — Three Human Hearts Differently.... (18% in)
  • At Queue-en-Brie.
    2.8.6 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 6 — Three Human Hearts Differently.... (20% in)

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