a small roller for inking type by hand, usually for making a proof.
Memoirs of the Private Life, Return, and Reign of Napoleon in 1815, Vol. I Fleury de Chaboulon.
The Adventures of Roderick Random Tobias Smollett
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the loud, harsh cry of a donkey. any similar loud, harsh sound. to utter a loud and harsh cry, as a donkey. to make a loud, harsh, disagreeable sound. to utter with a loud, harsh sound, like a donkey. to pound or crush fine, as in a mortar. Printing. to thin (ink) on a slate […]
Brazil. Brazilian. abbreviation Brazil(ian) Brazil Brazilian
a unit of length in some Spanish-speaking countries, representing the reach of outspread arms, officially 5.48 U.S. ft. (1.67 meters) in Spain and 5.68 U.S. ft. (1.73 meters) in Argentina. Historical Examples The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Volume 29 of 55 Various The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 Various The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Volume XXIV, 1630-34 Various The […]
to make of brass. to cover or ornament with or as if with brass. to make brasslike. to unite (metal objects) at high temperatures by applying any of various nonferrous solders. Historical Examples Truxton King George Barr McCutcheon How to Become an Engineer Frank W. Doughty The Library of Work and Play: Working in Metals […]