from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A diminutive of the female given name Virginia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A bird, the turnstone, Strepsilas interpres.
  • n. In coal-mining, same as jig, 6 .
  • n. The traveler on the arm of a crane from which the bight of the chain and the hook-block of the crane depend.


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