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  Cloak - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A cloak is a type of loose garment that is worn over indoor clothing and serves the same purpose as an overcoat – it protects the wearer from the cold, rain or wind for example, or it may form part of a fashionable outfit or uniform.
Cloaks are as old as human history; there has nearly always been some form of long outer garment used to protect people from the weather.
Cloaks are a staple of the fantasy genre, usually associated with witches, wizards and vampires.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cloak   (291 words)

  
 Cloak and Dagger (comics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tyrone, as Cloak, gained the ability to access the "Darkforce Dimension" through his extra-dimensional cloak; those drawn into the cloak were stricken with fear and often rendered catatonic.
Cloak made a solo appearance in issues of the miniseries House of M, as a member of an underground human resistance movement.
Cloak and Dagger was chosen as one of the many properties in Marvel's new film deal with Paramount Pictures, along with Captain America, Nick Fury, Doctor Strange, Avengers, Hawkeye, Power Pack, Shang-Chi, and Black Panther.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cloak_and_Dagger_(comics)   (783 words)

  
 Cloak - Cunnan
A good woolen cloak, even without waterproofing, can take a long time to soak through, and can be easily discarded when you go indoors.
Cloaks can also be used as picnic blankets, bedrolls and full circle cloaks can be large enough to shelter a friend too.
Also poncho-like cloaks, requiring little sewing, were worn, chiefly by women at this time.
cunnan.sca.org.au /wiki/Cloak   (294 words)

  
 Rectangular cloak - Cunnan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This is the type of cloak worn by warriors in the Bayeux tapestry, and by various early period men and women.
If you have an old blanket, then no sewing is required to make your cloak which has the advantage of being able to be used as a blanket again, especially on your bed at night during camping events.
This cloak has no hood, but you can pin it more loosely and drag a fold of the cloak up over your head as a hood.
cunnan.sca.org.au /wiki/Rectangular_cloak   (313 words)

  
 MarvelDirectory.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Cloak possesses the superhuman ability to mentally create an aperture into a dimension composed of an insubstantial, featureless, intense fl material of unknown nature, with no visual cues Ss to its surface, even when it is viewed against the background of the Earth dimension.
Cloak and others who have traveled into the dimension of darkness have also characterized it as "evil." Whether there is something truly "evil" about the dimension, or whether these people merely perceive it that way because of the effects it has on their minds is unknown.
Cloak seems to be able to perceive the Earth dimension in some manner while he is in the dimension of darkness, as he suffers no disorientation upon re-emergence, even if he has "teleported'' himself a great distance.
www.marveldirectory.com /individuals/c/cloak.htm   (1963 words)

  
 Cloak (o)
Cloak is also able to “teleport” himself from one point to another on Earth’s surface by entering this dimension, traveling a distance, and emerging back into Earth’s dimension.
Cloak seems to be able to perceive the Earth dimension in some matter while he is in the Void, as he suffers no disorientation upon reemergence even if he has “teleported” himself a great distance.
Cloak and Dagger, with help from Spider-Man, rescued a homeless girl named Anna who had been taken captive and was about to be sacrificed by a Nazi cult.
www.norse-man.net /Marvel/Char-C/Cloak.htm   (804 words)

  
 Cloak: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A vampire is a mythical or folklorefolkloric creature said to subsist on human and/or animal blood often having magical powers and the ability to transform....
Cloaks are as old as history; there has always been some form of long outer garment used to protect people from the weather.
In several science fiction universes, a cloaking device is an advanced stealth system which causes a spaceship to be invisible and extremely difficult to detect...
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/c/cl/cloak.htm   (576 words)

  
 Theoretical Blueprint for Invisibility Cloak Reported
Such a cloak could hide any object so well that observers would be totally unaware of its presence, according to the researchers.
In principle, their invisibility cloak could be realized with exotic artificial composite materials called "metamaterials," they said.
Although the theoretical cloak now reported has yet to be created, the Duke researchers are on their way to producing metamaterials with suitable properties, Smith said.
dukenews.duke.edu /2006/05/cloaking.html   (797 words)

  
 Allakhazam's Magical Realm: Dark Age of Camelot   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
the cloak is hooded and the color is a kind of yellow.
Cloak of the Mother wolf is better, except for maybe casters.
She tells you something with a cloak is draining life from folks and generally doing wierd stuff outside town.
camelot.allakhazam.com /item.html?citem=935   (367 words)

  
 NPR: America Responds -- Kandahar's Cloak of the Prophet
The shrine is the home of a cloak that supposedly belonged to the Prophet Mohammed.
According to legend, this stone was taken along with the Prophet's cloak from the northern Afghanistan city of Badakhashan.
The Cloak of the Prophet is normally hidden from public view.
www.npr.org /news/specials/response/mobilization/features/2002/jan/cloak/020110.cloak.html   (578 words)

  
 cbs4.com - Early 'Invisibility Cloak' Could Be 18 Months Away
A cloak made of those materials, with a structure designed down to the submicroscopic scale, would neither reflect light nor cast a shadow.
Such a cloak does not exist, but early versions that could mask microwaves and other forms of electromagnetic radiation could be as close as 18 months away, Pendry said.
A cloak made with metamaterials, with a structure designed down to the submicroscopic scale, would neither reflect light nor cast a shadow.
cbs4.com /topstories/topstories_story_145164351.html   (592 words)

  
 Fellowship Cloak
The airy grey cloaks that Galadriel gives the fellowship in Lothlorien are worn by the group in the final part of the Fellowship of the Ring movie.
The Stansborough roving--the cloaks were made in a combination of the dark and the light grey--not the medium.
Although cloaks usually have a cut-out neckline, in the burnoose there isn't one; the hood is sewn to the straight side of the fabric.
www.alleycatscratch.com /lotr/Things/FCloak.htm   (1759 words)

  
 diGrasse's True Art of Defense (Rapier Fencing) - X. Rapier and Cloak
The cloak's use is determined by its length, size, and flexibility.
There are two ways to wrap the cloak: by the collar or cape as described above, or, as it often falls out in practice, by grabbing one side as it is taken off the shoulder, and turning it once or twice about the arm.
Parrying with the cloak while hitting, without a void, has little certainty and great peril in it, and yet if well done is excellent.
www.kismeta.com /diGrasse/di_grasseCloak.htm   (819 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: cloak   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Cloaks at Ritual Magick Wiccan/pagan altar tools and supplies.
Elfin Magical Capes and Cloaks Flowing hooded capes and robes.
Inspired by the elfin cloaks and the wizard robes of legend.
technorati.com /tag/cloak   (471 words)

  
 Full Circle Cloaks By Peacock Design ... Renaissance Clothiers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Peacock Design is proud to offer these high-quality cloaks, made from a soft-yet-strong 80% wool/20% nylon blend, providing all the warmth and durability of a 100% wool cloak at only half the weight.
You may order your cloak with our standard hood lining and trim color - fl - for $229.00, or you may select a different hood lining and trim color (choose from burgundy, navy blue, dark green, or red) at no extra charge.
Our cloaks are fully machine washable (cold water wash and gentle dry), and are built in a full-circle design, open down the front with a single flat-felled seam at the center back.
www.peacockdesignstudio.com /cloaks.html   (584 words)

  
 The Cloak by B L Miller
She decided that there were some definite drawbacks to the cloak, namely that it kept her from being able to rest her hands on Gabrielle's soft skin.
The cloak may have kept Xena from seeing what was happening, but she certainly could feel it.
She pushed the cloak off her shoulders, revealing for the first time that evening all the treasures she had to offer the warrior princess.
www.blmiller.net /cloak/cloak.html   (4779 words)

  
 SpiderFan.org - Characters : Cloak & Dagger
Powers: Cloak is a living shadow, a gateway to a dimension of "Darkness".
Cloak has at times been portrayed as having a living predator living within his "Darkness".
As a living portal to another dimension, Cloak cannot be touched or physically harmed.
www.spiderfan.org /characters/cloak_dagger.html   (415 words)

  
 Cloak Clasps for Sale from Twin Roses Designs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This beautiful hand crafted and incredibly detailed pewter cloak clasp is the perfect weight for medium to heavy weight cloaks.  It attaches to your garment by holes in the design, and features two sturdy hook and eyes joining the centers.
This beautiful and ornate solid bronze cloak clasp is the perfect weight for medium to heavy weight cloaks.  Based on a historic design, this clasp evokes the splendor and elegance of days gone by.
This beautiful hand crafted pewter cloak clasp is the same as the one to the left, but in is plated in bronze for a warmer tone finish.
www.twinrosesdesigns.com /Cloak_Clasps_For_Sale.html   (1939 words)

  
 Tower Records - Cloak - Semantix Tha Sorcera (Gnostix)
Cloak is the new album born from the mind of Semantix Tha Sorcera of the Gnostix Midlands collective.
Cloak reaches new heights in the world of production in the uk and proves that the Gnostix number one is a force to be reckoned with.
Cloak has a production formula of straight beats, a few unusual samples which keeps it interesting and a number of (usually speeded up) vocal samples, and as an intro to the UK scene, acts as a decent gambit.
towerrecords.com /product.aspx?pfid=3218255&urlid=6decd9d07e49a8f54bba   (972 words)

  
 Donovan's VGA Planets Helppages - Cloaking   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
When a cloaked ship is burning fuel to stay cloaked and it does not have enough fuel to remain cloaked, the ship will decloak and not burn the fuel.
The Resolute and the Darkwing have advanced cloaking devices.They do not burn any fuel to stay cloaked, although they do need as least one kiloton of fuel onboard to activate their cloaking device and to keep it activated.
Damage is greater than 'cloak prevent damage': by default, ships with 1% damage or worse can not cloak and cloaked ships suffering damage beyond this point will immediately decloak.
www.xs4all.nl /~donovan/help/cloak.htm   (566 words)

  
 Cloak Rooms
Cloak room facility is also offered by many hotels and lodges.
There are at least two cloak rooms which are functional round the clock.
This cloak room can be used for depositing shoes, belts, combs and all other items that are not allowed in the Holy cave.
maavaishnodevi.org /f_cloak.asp   (320 words)

  
 PCWorld.com - Cloak   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Cloak is an award-winning security package that lets you decide how much-or how little-security you need to engage.
Cloak lets you go from encrypting documents to hiding encrypted documents in images to creating emails that appear blank to those without the key.
Cloak also features Internet security, allowing you to permanently delete history, cookies and more.
www.pcworld.com /downloads/file_description/0,fid,27163,tk,lg,00.asp   (312 words)

  
 Cloaks & Capes
This is a great starter cloak, and it is similar in design to the Kinsale Cloak.
With a lined hood, and 2-3 yds LESS fabric than our standard cloaks, it is suitable for Spring or Summer seasons, or for warmer climates.
Based on an Irish Design, these rectangular cloaks are made of 6+ yards of fabric, and each have an equal amount of lining.
www.purpleunicorn.com /cloakroom.html   (248 words)

  
 Thottbot World of Warcraft: Phantasmal Cloak
It's a long cloak but it is blueish/green with white and green accents, here is a screenshot with one of my characters with it on.
I'm using shadewood cloak right now, this is one strength less but a bunch more armor and stamina (if you don't mind losing the nature resist from shadewood).
Cloak of warding is better for druids tanking, and easier to obtain (stone guardians are an easy solo), and for attack power, youd be better of going for cape of the fl baron.
www.thottbot.com /index.cgi?i=Phantasmal+Cloak   (1449 words)

  
 Southeastern Outdoors - Lifecycle of Mourning Cloak Butterfly
The caterpillar of the Mourning Cloak reaches a length of 2" (51mm).
Once the caterpillar chooses a place pupate he spins a pad from which to hang, this pad is called a cremaster.
The pupa or cocoon of the Mourning cloak is grey or tan color is approximately 7/8" long.
www.southeasternoutdoors.com /wildlife/insects/mourning-cloak.html   (269 words)

  
 VCOM Byonline Cloak
9.6 MB Windows 2000/XP Note: Cloak was acquired from Insight-Concepts by Avanquest at the start of 2006.
Cloak is a powerful security package designed to protect and secure your personal information and documents from prying eyes.
Cloak provides different levels of protection by allowing you to compress and encrypt documents, encrypt and hide documents within images, send e-mails that appear completely blank to the naked eye, and also shred and permanently delete files from your system.
www.v-com.com /buyonline/buyonline_Cloak.html   (84 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Technology | Inventor plans 'invisible walls'
The inventor of an "invisibility" cloak has said that his next project will be to develop the technology to allow people to see through walls.
Susumu Tachi, who showed off the cloak at an exhibition in San Francisco earlier this month, said he was hopeful of providing a way to provide a view of the outside in windowless rooms.
The key development of the cloak, however, was the development of a new material called retro-reflectum.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/technology/3791795.stm   (366 words)

  
 Our Cloak Closet
We just used safety pins to pin the clasps to both sides of the cloak (which is why some of them are at odd angles, lol).
Click the pic to see more about the cloak and see their travels in New Zealand as they find the movie sites.
I know the color is gray (grey) but I made these for a mini-flim and the scene is the Three Hunters on the plains of Rohan...the cloaks sort of change color depending on the surroundings.
www.alleycatscratch.com /lotr/scrapbook/CloakCloset.htm   (562 words)

  
 Irish cloaks, capes handcrafted in Ireland
Siobhan Wear presents replicas of traditional, classic old Irish cloaks and capes and we give you our own designs - elegant natural alternative outer-wear for a variety of climates, suitable for any and all ages and occasions.
Our cloaks and capes are handcrafted in Ireland from 100% wool, cashmere/wool blends, velvets and light weight boucles.
All our cloaks and capes can be made in any of the fabrics used throughout our catalogue you just have to request it.
www.cloaksofireland.com /index1.htm   (377 words)

  
 Harpy's Feather Cloak   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
I got the cloak on top of a spire but not sure if that is a requirement for artifact.
When you kill the first Mob, the cloak drops, one of the mobs after dieing steals the cloak again (in ghost form), flies away to the next tower...
The cloak dropped from the aedargie at the top of the spire at 18.5 27.7 for me. You have to climb the spire, all the aedargies hang out at the nest up there.
www.visionofsages.net /toa/artifacts/harpycloak.html   (981 words)

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