Meaning of ALCOVE in English

ALCOVE

[al.cove] n [F alcove, fr. Sp alcoba, fr. Ar al-qubbah the arch] (1676) 1 a: a small recessed section of a room: nook b: an arched opening (as in a wall): niche

2: summerhouse

2. -- al.coved adj

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