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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To be brittle when red-hot; to be red-short.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To break or crack when too hot, as iron under the hammer: a word used by workmen. Also redshare.


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