Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as pole-burn. See burn, 5 .

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Examples

  • In damp weather it is often necessary to employ charcoal fires to avoid pole-sweat.

    Tobacco

  • The leaf should be cured rapidly enough to avoid injury from pole-sweat, but if the curing is too rapid the leaf will become dry before the changes in the leaf which give the desired quality have taken place.

    Tobacco

  • If danger of pole-sweat occurs charcoal fires are made.

    Tobacco

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