Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In mining, a method of locking a safety-lamp by fastening it with a lead rivet which receives an impression and acts as a seal, so that any tampering with the lamp may be detected.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.