Definitions for "Recess"
Remission or suspension of business or procedure; intermission, as of a legislative body, court, or school; as, the children were allowed to play in the school yard during recess.
A period when the Parliament is not dissolved, but is not sitting for a particular length of time. The beginning and end of a recess is decided by the Parliament, on a motion from the Parliamentary Bureau (which shall have regard to Scottish school holidays)
A short break of a pre-determined amount of time.
Part of a room formed by the receding of the wall, as an alcove, niche, etc.
The window niche in which a window is fitted.
The available depth of the window opening. Important when considering an inside-mounted treatment. For most treatments, it is necessary to deduct the space that is taken up by a window crank, latch, sash, or any other protrusion, to assure smooth operation.
A withdrawing or retiring; a moving back; retreat; as, the recess of the tides.
The state of being withdrawn; seclusion; privacy.
A place of retirement, retreat, secrecy, or seclusion.
Keywords:  sinkage, plane, wall, term
To make a recess in; as, to recess a wall.
It is a term given to sinkages in a wall plane.
A sinkage in a wall plane.
an enclosure that is set back or indented
An indentation. Alternately, to locate an item into a wall or ceiling so that it is flush with the surrounding surface (i.e. a recessed light fixture).
An indentation in the plastic part caused by the impact of the ejector pins.
Recess was an American animated television series that was created by Paul Germain and Joe Ansolabehere, and produced by Walt Disney Television Animation. Recess focused on six elementary school students and their interaction with other classmates and teachers. The show aired on the ABC network for from 1997 to 2001.
Keywords:  sinus
A sinus.
Keywords:  horsemen, tourney, safe, rest, fear
A safe area in an early tourney, where horsemen could gather and rest without fear of capture.
Depression of an image or a shape into a product's surface.
A depression in a flat surface. Reducer strip -- a tear drop shaped molding accessory for hardwood flooring, normally used at door ways, but sometimes at fireplaces and as a room divider. It is grooved on one edge and tapered, or feather, on the other. Various lengths are available.
A shallow depression drilled in wood to allow the head or threaded end of a through-bolt to be flush with the wood surface.
Secret or abstruse part; as, the difficulties and recesses of science; the deepest recesses of the mind.
Keywords:  imperial, decree, empire, diet, german
A decree of the imperial diet of the old German empire.
Keywords:  headlands, rocky, larger, arm, off
an arm off of a larger body of water (often between rocky headlands)
Keywords:  secluded, hence, pocket, latin, cavity
Latin recessus = a secluded area or pocket; hence, a small cavity set apart from a main cavity.
Keywords:  concavity, small
a small concavity
Keywords:  progress, trial, short, period, time
A short period of time during which a trial is not in progress.
Keywords:  wood, piece
make a recess in; "recess the piece of wood"
Keywords:  lights
put into a recess; "recess lights"