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Gin

Gin 1. To catch in a trap. 2. To clear of seeds by a machine; as, to gin cotton. Origin: Ginned; Ginning. 1. Contrivance;... Read More

Engine

Engine 1. (pronounced, in this sense,) natural capacity; ability; skill. A man hath sapiences three, memory, engine, and... Read More

Whip

whip 1. To strike with a lash, a cord, a rod, or anything slender and lithe; to lash; to beat; as, to whip a horse, or a... Read More

Saw

saw An instrument for cutting or dividing substances, as wood, iron, etc, consisting of a thin blade, or plate, of steel,... Read More

Roller

roller 1. One who, or that which, rolls; especially, a cylinder, sometimes grooved, of wood, stone, metal, etc, used in... Read More

Lace

Lace 1. That which binds or holds, especially by being interwoven; a string, cord, or band, usually one passing through... Read More

Twist

twist 1. The act of twisting; a contortion; a flexure; a convolution; a bending. Not the least turn or twist in the fibres... Read More

Rectify

rectify 1. To make or set right; to correct from a wrong, erroneous, or false state; to amend; as, to rectify errors,... Read More