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- n. one of various blocks of sandstone found in various locations in southern England.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One of the large sandstone blocks scattered over the English chalk downs; -- called also sarsen stone, and Druid stone.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as Saracen (formerly used in a vague sense for foreigner).
- n. The name given in southwestern England to former inhabitants of the region, and especially to former workers of the tin-mines, the ancient piles of attle in Cornwall and Devon being designated as “Jews' pits,” “Jews' leavings,” “attal-Sarsen” or “-Saracen,” “remains of the Sarcens,” etc.
- n. [lowercase] Same as Saracen's stone (which see, under Saracen).
From Saracen (Wiktionary)