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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Lunt, Alfred 1893-1977. American actor who performed with his wife Lynn Fontanne in many stage productions, including Pygmalion (1926) and Quadrille (1952-1955).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The match cord formerly used in firing cannon.
  • n. A puff of smoke.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To emit smoke; flame; be on fire.
  • n. A match, torch, or port-fire anciently used for discharging cannon.
  • n. The lock and appurtenances of a match-lock gun. See quotation under snap-work.
  • n. A lively combustion; fire and smoke in general.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. United States actor who performed with his wife Lynn Fontanne in many stage productions (1893-1977)

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