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Synonyms for Carrel

French surgeon and biologist who developed a way to suture and graft blood vessels (1873-1944)

small individual study area in a library

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Following the new expansion, the UAE library has 89 individual study carrels, five tables with four chairs each in the Quiet Area, 20 laptops and six group study rooms.
Carrel use and people in transit have fluctuated over time, but carrel use remains low relative to the number of carrels within the building
We don't expect our students to pursue carrels in dance," he says.
The private membership clubs offer passengers comfortable seating, work carrels with business equipment, televisions, bar services and morning and late-afternoon snacks.
The private membership Red Carpet Clubs offer a calm oasis within the airport with comfortable seating, work carrels with business equipment, television, bar service and morning and late-afternoon snacks.
Gary Carrels has commented that for Fritsch, "locating a point of tension in form and proportion that corresponds to a personal and intuitive sense of rightness is critical," and he goes on to assert that the "vividness of the encounter" with the artist's work is significantly at odds with "normal habits of perception.
Williams, who has little patience for academics "dozing in their carrels," is not one to proffer conventional critical commentary; rather, Blackbird Dust does what Williams's friend and mentor Louis Zukofsky said art should do: "to record and elate.
In addition to the structural reinforcement that helps support the compact shelving occupying the second floor, this area saw the installation of an elevator, conference room, secure storage cabinetry, restrooms, carrels, and comfortable seating complemented by wireless network connections.
Steamy sessions in the booths, known as carrels, is the latest craze at Stirling University.
A ramp leads from the lobby to the second floor, where the library, console center with electronic viewing carrels designed for families or individuals, private scholars' room and a second circular gallery are located.
In any event, lounge chairs and sofas and chairs at tables or carrels are important library items.
To increase illumination in the bookstacks, fluorescent wall washers were added, and under-shelf task lighting was specified to boost brightness levels in reading carrels.
Two new lines of Study and Computer Carrels using Bretford's Fluid Up Power System