from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In metallurgy, a hopper-shaped box in which ore is placed for the action of the stamps.
- To spill; splash.
- noun A pool: same as
- noun A swamp; a body of standing water grown over with weeds, reeds, etc.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Metallurgy) A hopper-shaped box or �nortar in which ore is placed for the action of the stamps.
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- noun obsolete A
hopper-shaped box in which oreis placed to be stamped.
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He has given special attention to the study of the healing of wounds, the development of swellings and tumors, and the treatment of wounds in relation to decomposition and the formation of proud flosh.