Definitions

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  • n. fluorspar

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Fluor spar; -- so called by Cornish miners.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A variant spelling of cand.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • He said, we cannot accept more of the same, but then he picks the one kand dad who represents Washington insider more than any Republican or Democrat that ran for president this election cycle.

    CNN Transcript Aug 23, 2008

  • I invited poeple over to drin kand be maerry with me on this dat of thanks.

    thewhat Diary Entry

  • In response The Lord Chancellor, Lord Falconer and John Hutton, the Wor kand Pensions Secretary, will amend the Compensation Bill - currently going through Parliament - to reverse the ruling.

    Government will reverse mesothelioma ruling

  • ‘Min Herre, endog ieg med ingen tunge talede, ligesom baern, oc uskellige creatuure: Mine klaedebon oc mit legoms magerhed uduiser alligeuel klarlig huad ting mig best behof gioris, som er sandelig mad oc dricke: Huorfor forbarme dig ofuer mig, oc befal at giue mig noguet, af huilcket ieg kand slyre min giaeendis mage, ligeruiis som mand Cerbero en suppe forsetter: Saa skalt du lefue laenge oc lycksalig.’

    Five books of the lives, heroic deeds and sayings of Gargantua and his son Pantagruel

  • After two years, I obtained the degree of fil.kand. with the highest mark in economics.

    Bertil Ohlin - Autobiography

  • Less patient with cooking than he, it led its gobbet away from the flames, tossed it from hand kand until it was cool enough to eat, then tore off one t bite after another.

    A different flesh

  • The word Kandra may be derived from _kand_, an arrow, just as Dhanuk, often a synonym for Basor, has the meaning of an archer.

    The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India—Volume I (of IV)

  • Shamir or Samar bin Afrik·s, the Tobba King of Al-Yaman, who lay waste Soghd-city ( "Shamir kand" = Shamir destroyed); and when rebuilt the place was called by the Arab. corruption Samarkand.

    Arabian nights. English

  • It is from the blade of my kand-jiar that I should ask counsel!

    The Wandering Jew — Complete

  • 'Min Herre, endog ieg med ingen tunge talede, ligesom baern, oc uskellige creatuure: Mine klaedebon oc mit legoms magerhed uduiser alligeuel klarlig huad ting mig best behof gioris, som er sandelig mad oc dricke: Huorfor forbarme dig ofuer mig, oc befal at giue mig noguet, af huilcket ieg kand slyre min giaeendis mage, ligeruiis som mand Cerbero en suppe forsetter:

    Gargantua and Pantagruel, Illustrated, Book 2

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