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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Any black fluid substance, as black ink, blacking for leather, or black grease.
  • noun Soot; smut.
  • noun A black man.
  • noun A local English name of the coalfish, Pollachius virens.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb Obs. or Dial. To blacken; also, to defile.

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