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  • n. The hard lining of a well.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A lining made of brick, stone, or other hard material, as for a well.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Any kind of path or road paved with small round stones.
  • n. In architecture, the brick or stone wall or lining of a well or cesspool, the use of which is to prevent the irruption of the surrounding soil. Also steining.


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