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cornice
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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Definition
a decorative border along the top of a building's exterior wall

or:

a decorative molding between the ceiling and the top of a wall

or:

hardened snow that hangs over a ridge or precipice
  • Upon the cornice of the tower a tall staff was fixed.
    7 — Fulfilment (99% in)

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