from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A wedge-shaped spike used to secure the end of a timber where it abuts another. Much used in earlier times in the construction of tunnelled box-timber headings.
- v. To poke or prick
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A peculiar brad-shaped spike, to be driven alongside the end of an abutting timber to prevent its slipping.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To prick with a bodkin.
- n. A wedge-shaped spike, driven along the side of a timber which abuts against another, to prevent it from slipping.
- n. In coal-mining, a short, thick piece of timber, used for supporting the coal which is being holed or undercut; a prop.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
June 10th, 2008 6: 57 pm ET ruin the world for our children? just exactly what do you know about Obama that we do not know that will enable him to fix the world for us? brob in new mexico
| Reply | Permalink brob you have no idea what you are talking about, stop trying.
So consumers obviouslly need to screen potential services, and determine which are real Christians, and which ones are frauds. brob wrote: As a christian, as long as they advertise for KBCI, (Kingdom Building Consultants Inc.)
Collegii iEnei Nafi, continens Li - brob de Officiis, De Amicitia, et De Seneftute.
Ccvufaléma, d; rt brob pálit naivfyrjuiiflB&If tobo ittrnofra voytotiati, bo Kjjma fr | ď til; a ni u grfcnom tláffteit přrbyua0r/fr« bolu | n. iVm-bpfra na | r pčigau?. tu trdoftt pam