Cochin

  • (noun): Asian breed of large fowl with dense plumage and feathered legs.
    Synonyms: cochin china

Some articles on cochin:

Charles-Nicolas Cochin - Career
... Cochin rose quickly to success and fame ... In 1749 Mme de Pompadour selected Cochin to accompany her brother Abel Poisson, the future marquis de Marigny, on a study tour of Italy, in the company of the architect Jacques ... Cochin, Soufflot and Marigny remained close friends on their return, when their considerable combined influence did much to bring about the triumph of Neoclassicism in France ...
Louise-Magdeleine Horthemels
... a French engraver, the mother of Charles-Nicolas Cochin ... her married name of Louise Madeleine Cochin or Madeleine Cochin ...
Cochin Ware
... Cochin Pottery is also known as Koji Pottery (traditional Chinese 交趾燒 Hanyu Pinyin Jiāozhǐ shāo) ... long-time ceramic tradition that involved artistic considerations was Cochin ware, a folk craft originally from Kwangtung and brought to Taiwan in the 19th century ... At that time, Cochin ware consisted mainly of decorations for the walls and roof ridges of temples, including human figures, animals, birds, and flowers in bright ...
School Of Engineering, CUSAT
... to become an Institute of National Importance (IIEST, Cochin), but the proposal was rejected by the state government ...
Lourdes Hospital (Kerala)
... is a 750-bed, tertiary care hospital, located in Cochin, Kerala, India ... It is one of the oldest hospitals in Cochin and has recently upgraded its facilities with a new block housing the cardiology and neurology services, Lourdes Heart institute. 1965 in order to render healthcare to the people in Cochin and its neighbouring islands ...