Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A watchmakers' fine file with one safe side. It was used in working on the verge of the old vertical escapement.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.