from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A break; breach; fracture.
  • n. A bruise. Kersey, 1708.—
  • n. A breach; a gap in a hedge.
  • n. [Also called break; prop. land broken up and allowed to lie fallow.] A piece of uninclosed arable land; a sheepwalk, if in grass.
  • n. A large new-made inclosure.
  • n. A field.


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