Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The site of a dunghill or muck-heap; a place where dung is stored.

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Examples

  • ( "Muck" Andrew earned his nickname by disputing 30 years in court over a "middenstead" - a dung heap.)

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  • "Put them in the malt-kiln," said M'Aulay; "and keep the breadth of the middenstead between them and the M'Donalds; they are but unfriends to each other."

    A Legend of Montrose

  • “Put them in the malt-kiln,” said M’Aulay; “and keep the breadth of the middenstead between them and the M’Donalds; they are but unfriends to each other.”

    A Legend of Montrose

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