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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A European shad; -- called also twaite shad. See shad.
  • n. A piece of cleared ground. See thwaite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An obsolete or dialectal variant of thwaite. Coke, Instit., iv. b.
  • n. A kind of shad, Alosa finta. Also twaite-shad.

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