Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In carpentry, resembling the back of a toad in section: said of a rail.

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Examples

  • The other, for wine and ale, was just the same ugly shape and size on the outside (though a different shade of toad-back green), but had a far thicker bottom, effectively reducing the interior capacity by at least a third.

    Fiddler Fair

  • The other sort of mug, for wine and ale, was just the same ugly shape and size on the outside, though a different shade of toad-back green, but had a far thicker bottom, effectively reducing the interior capacity by at least a third.

    The Lark And The Wren

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