Roke \Roke\, n. [See {Reek}.] 1. Mist; smoke; damp [Prov. Eng.] [Written also {roak}, {rook}, and {rouk}.] [1913 Webster]

2. A vein of ore. [Pov.Eng.] --Halliwell. [1913 Webster]

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