the wood of the obeche.
a seaport in SW Scotland. Ayrshire (def 2). Historical Examples The Ayr is a lovely river, and you tell me you have never explored it. Wilson’s Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Volume 2 Alexander Leighton Send your son to Ayr: if he do weel here, he’ll do weel there. The Proverbs of Scotland […]
- Ayr stone
a fine-grained stone used for polishing marble and as a whetstone.
ayacc A Yacc-like parser generator from the Irvine Research Unit in Software written in Ada that produce Ada output. Comes with aflex. Version 1.2a. (ftp://liege.ics.uci.edu/pub/irus/aflex-ayacc_1.2a.tar.Z). Mailing list: . (1993-01-06)
air1 (def 8d). Historical Examples Eugene obeyed implicitly; and ayre, not without honest pride, recounted his Baden triumph. Father Stafford Anthony Hope It could not be said to rain, the waters like whole Rivers did flood in the ayre. Southern Literature From 1579-1895 Louise Manly ayre leant forward in his chair, and said: “How do […]