from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A commercial name for a quality of albuminized paper exported from Germany (Dresden) for photographic purposes.
- n. An apparatus consisting of a series of rectangular boxes containing some mercury on the bottom and provided with agitating blades. These boxes are used for removing the slime from the gold amalgam.
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- n. an area in Germany around the upper Elbe river; the original home of the Saxons
- n. a French marshal who distinguished himself in the War of the Austrian Succession (1696-1750)
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