from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See blitz.
- transitive v. To rush (the quarterback) in a blitz.
- intransitive v. To carry out a blitz.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The lowest grade of flour produced in the roller-milling processes. Originally the term was applied to a poor flour made from middlings; now it is applied to the lowest grade produced by the new-process milling.
- n. A colloquial term for private bank-note currency in the United States about 1837. The name is said to be due to the bills with red edges put out by Jacob Barker in New York.
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