Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The ring which turns inward and condenses the flame of a lamp.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In a lamp, an inflecting ring on the burner, curved inward and serving to condense the flame.

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Examples

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  • From the ceiling resounded at intervals the monotonous cric-cric of a wood-borer gnawing the beams with incessant toil which passed unheeded during the day.

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  • And the grand woods thou sawest in their primitive and inviolate beauty, as if fresh from the Creator's touch in the morning of the world, are passing away; the secular trees are being converted into charcoal, or sawn into timber for the boat-builders: thou shouldst see two hundred men pulling some forest giant down to the sea upon the two-wheeled screaming thing they call a "devil" (_yon diabe_), -- cric-crac!

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  • "A turn of the hand, cric, crac, and it's all over, no one there."

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