Slocking stone
Slocking Slock"ing, a. & n. from {Slock}. [1913 Webster]

{Slocking stone}, a rich piece of ore displayed in order to tempt persons to embark in a mining enterprise. [1913 Webster]


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  • Slocking — Slock ing, a. & n. from {Slock}. [1913 Webster] {Slocking stone}, a rich piece of ore displayed in order to tempt persons to embark in a mining enterprise. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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