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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A machine for removing the ross or rough exterior part of bark; a bark-rossing machine.
  • n. A rossing attachment to a sawmill for removing the bark from the log just before it meets the saw.
  • n. A machine for cutting up bark preparatory to boiling or steeping, for purposes of tanning, medicine, dyeing, etc.


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