Friday, 22 February 2013

Place



  1. Place identity, a group of ideas concerning significance and meanings that particular places have for their inhabitants and users
  2. Sense of place, a phenomenon in which people strongly identify with a particular geographical area or location
  3. A person's social position
  4. Place setting, a table setting for a single diner

Wednesday, 1 August 2012

Place

Place (geography), an area with definite or indefinite boundaries or a portion of space in which has a name in an area
Place (United States Census Bureau), defined as any concentration of population
Census-designated place, a populated area lacking its own municipal government
Incorporated place, a populated area with its own municipal government
Populated place, a designation by the United States Geological Survey
Place, based on the Cornish word plas meaning Mansion
Place House, a 16th century mansion largely remodelled in the 19th century, in Fowey, Cornwall
Prideaux Place, an Elizabethan mansion in Padstow, Cornwall
Place House, a 19th century mansion on the site of a medieval priory, in St Anthony in Roseland, Cornwall
Placé, a commune in Pays de la Loire, Paris, France
Plače, a small settlement in Slovenia

Monday, 22 August 2011

Ceratopetalum

Ceratopetalum is a genus of nine species of shrub and tree in the family Cunoniaceae. They are found along the eastern coast of Australia and extend north to New Guinea. Two Australian species are among the best known, one being C. apetalum or coachwood, renowned as a timber tree, and C. gummiferum, the New South Wales Christmas bush, so named as it flowers in December.