Translation of bookrest in Spanish:


atril, n.

Pronunciation /ˈbʊkrɛst//ˈbʊkrɛst/


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    atril masculine
    • Use this solid bookrest for different applications such as display props, paper props, and much more!
    • Read all bound manuscripts and rare books on the foam bookrests provided.
    • In recent times may decorative and utilitarian articles like ash trays, paperweights, candle stands and bookrests are also being made.
    • All requests for special equipment, for example operators’ chairs, footstools and bookrests are assessed by the Department and funds made available if appropriate.
    • The entire piece was repainted sometime prior to 1980, and the wood bookrests may be replacements.
    • In this part of the museum, hand-written Korans, writing types belonging to the calligraphy art, book binding covers, and ivory inlaid bookrests are exhibited.
    • The lectern developed in the 13th century into its most distinctive form with the bookrest modelled as an eagle with outstretched wings.
    • The patterns on the walls and on the bookrests of the library sector result in a ‘dazzle pattern’.
    • Such special purpose bookrests have therefore met with little commercial success.
    • The possibility of hinging the bookrest with a storage area underneath was discussed.
    • The missing panel should be replaced and grained to match, and all the bookrests, armrests and hinged seats should be repaired.
    • To the east of the window is a stone bookrest, and to the west an alcove seat.
    • Each book is covered with a clear plastic slipcase and desks have bookrests so the book can be propped up next to the student doing classwork.
    • This portable, collapsible bookrest provides the ideal angle for comfortably reading books, papers and magazines.
    • The prior art has provided a wide variety of bookrests, display stands and the like.