from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Twin; paired; -- said of various objects made or formed in pairs, as a binocular opera glass, a pair of gimmal rings, etc.
  • n. A jumelle opera glass, or the like.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In the plural, the side pieces of a loom, in which the cylinders are fitted.


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