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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the bell rung to summon to a mote.


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  • meeting bell

    September 26, 2014

  • A bell peal to call people to a meeting place.

    "There must have been a tower here from a very early period if this was the bell that summoned the folk-mote. --Arthur Dimmock, 1900. The Cathedral Church of Saint Paul. G. Bell and Sons, p.52.

    September 26, 2014