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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See sequin.

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  • It is in Webster's 1928 dictionary as CECCH N. I think this may be a typo that left out the "I" but included a space where the "I" should have been. What do you think?

    August 19, 2009

  • noun A coin of Italy and Barbary. See Zechin.

    See http://books.google.com/books?id=bJ4RAAAAIAAJ&pg=PA131&lpg=PA131&dq;="A+coin+of+Italy+and+Barbary"&source=bl&ots=7vVoa6yH_6&sig=rOyxfojyFlCXNJ7WsXzoF3VKHAM&hl=en&ei=YDqMSru4OIraNsvM5MEP&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=1#v=onepage&q="A coin of Italy and Barbary"&f=false

    August 19, 2009