from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A kind of seaweed; badderlocks.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A seaweed. See baddrelocks.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Bad-derlocks, Alaria esculenta. See Alaria and bad-derlocks.


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  • No woman, of what rank soever, is permitted to go into the streets without two murlins, one that covers her face all but her eyes, and another, that hides the whole dress of her head, and hangs half way down her back.

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