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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One of the radiating sticks of a fan.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the radiating sticks of a fan. The outermost are larger and longer, and are called panaches.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete variant of burn.
  • n. One of the radiating sticks of a fan.
  • n. One of the two circular fibers that issue from the silkworm. It consists of two parts, the inner of fibroin, or true silk, and the outer of sericin, or silk-glue.

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