Ligsam
Ligsam Lig"sam (l[i^]g"sam), n. [Cf. D. liggen to lie, E. lie to be prostrate, and E. flotsam, jetsam, or ligan.] Same as {Ligan}. --Brande & C. [1913 Webster]

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  • lagan — Ligan Li gan (l[imac] gan), n. [Cf. L. ligare to bind, to tie, ligamen band, bandage, E. ligament, or ligsam.] (Law) Goods sunk in the sea, with a buoy attached in order that they may be found again. See {Jetsam} and {Flotsam}. [Written also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ligan — Li gan (l[imac] gan), n. [Cf. L. ligare to bind, to tie, ligamen band, bandage, E. ligament, or ligsam.] (Law) Goods sunk in the sea, with a buoy attached in order that they may be found again. See {Jetsam} and {Flotsam}. [Written also {lagan}.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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