Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A freeing from moss.
- n. obsolete, rare The removal of moss.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. obsolete A freeing from moss.
- Latin emuscare to clear from moss; e out + muscus moss. (Wiktionary)
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