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LOWBOY [3 records]

Record 1 - external organization data 2017-03-28

English

Subject field(s)
  • Compartment – Nomenclature 4.0
  • Museums and Heritage (General)
OBS

lowboy: an item in the "Furniture" class of the "Furnishings" category.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Tiroir – Nomenclature 4.0
  • Muséologie et patrimoine (Généralités)
OBS

commode basse sur pieds : objet de la classe «Meubles» de la catégorie «Ameublement et accessoires».

Spanish

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Record 2 - external organization data 2014-04-15

English

Subject field(s)
  • Museums and Heritage (General)
  • Compartment - Parks Canada
Universal entry(ies)
02-00160
see observation, classification system code
DEF

A wooden piece of case furniture that consists of a frame and a set of wide drawers. It is usually mounted on short legs or feet and usually contains four drawers. It may sometimes have an attached mirror.

OBS

Function: Used to hold and store clothing and household linens.

OBS

Not to be confused with: CHEST (B060:02-00070); CHEST OF DRAWERS (I100:09-00207); CHEST ON FRAME (B060:02-00139); CHEST, MILITARY (B060:02-00156); CHIFFOROBE (B060:02-00062); COMMODE (B060:02-00183).

OBS

Terms and definition officialized by the Parks Canada classification and terminological standardization system. This system is designed specifically around the Parks Canada national historical collection. All the designations for objects (regionalisms, anglicisms, archaisms, alternate spellings, etc.), are included as synonyms and can be used in the context of Parks Canada.

OBS

02-00160: Parks Canada classification system code.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Muséologie et patrimoine (Généralités)
  • Tiroir - Parcs Canada
Entrée(s) universelle(s)
02-00160
see observation, classification system code
DEF

Meuble en bois, constitué d'un seul corps et comportant des tiroirs superposés et certains juxtaposés, parfois surmonté d'un miroir.

OBS

Fonction : Placé dans la chambre à coucher, sert à ranger les vêtements.

OBS

Ne pas confondre avec : Armoire-penderie (B060:02-00062), commode de camp (B060:02-00156), commode montée (B060:02-00139).

OBS

Termes et définition conformes au système de classification et de normalisation des termes de Parcs Canada. Ce système reflète spécifiquement la collection nationale historique de Parcs Canada. Toutes les désignations d'objets (régionalismes, anglicismes, archaïsmes, variantes orthographiques et autres) sont incluses parmi les synonymes et peuvent être utilisées dans le contexte de Parcs Canada.

OBS

02-00160 : code du système de classification de Parcs Canada.

Spanish

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Record 3 2006-03-11

English

Subject field(s)
  • Trailers and Hauling
DEF

[A trailer that is] used for hauling heavy equipment and material that is overheight and overweight for stake trailers.

OBS

Low-bed trailers are heavily constructed to handle loads of 35 tons or more.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Remorques et remorquage
OBS

Pluriel : des plateformes, des plates-formes.

OBS

plateforme (sing.); plateformes (pl.) : Ces graphies, puisées des Rectifications de l'orthographe recommandées par le Conseil supérieur de la langue française, sont attestées dans le Petit Robert (2004).

Key term(s)
  • remorque à plateforme surbaissée

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Camiones con remolque y remolque
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