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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A word occurring only in the following passage, where it is supposed to mean a lattice or panel:


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  • The CD&C definition given here is missing the promised quotation. The inferred passage, "I peep'd in at a loose lansket", appears in the play The Woman's Prize, or The Tamer Tamed written by John Fletcher in reply to Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew.

    January 7, 2013