Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A spring made up of one set of leaves; a half-elliptic spring.

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Examples

  • At that he made a half-spring, as if to take it by force, but checked himself, and snapped out:

    A Wanderer Plays on Muted Strings

  • Arrived at Ruge's trading post at the Landing, his horses and police, half-spring wagons would be left to the trader's care, for beyond this point their services would be dispensed with.

    The Heart of Unaga

  • To those half-spring, half-winter days, when first

    Ride to the Lady And Other Poems

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