Splent coal
Splent Splent (spl[e^]nt), n. 1. See {Splent}. [1913 Webster]

2. See {Splent coal}, below. [1913 Webster]

{Splent coal}, an inferior kind of cannel coal from Scotch collieries; -- called also {splent}, {splint}, and {splint coal}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Splent — (spl[e^]nt), n. 1. See {Splent}. [1913 Webster] 2. See {Splent coal}, below. [1913 Webster] {Splent coal}, an inferior kind of cannel coal from Scotch collieries; called also {splent}, {splint}, and {splint coal}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • splent — (spl[e^]nt), n. 1. See {Splent}. [1913 Webster] 2. See {Splent coal}, below. [1913 Webster] {Splent coal}, an inferior kind of cannel coal from Scotch collieries; called also {splent}, {splint}, and {splint coal}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • splint coal — Splent Splent (spl[e^]nt), n. 1. See {Splent}. [1913 Webster] 2. See {Splent coal}, below. [1913 Webster] {Splent coal}, an inferior kind of cannel coal from Scotch collieries; called also {splent}, {splint}, and {splint coal}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Splint coal — Splint Splint, n. [Akin to D. splinter,G. splinter, splitter, Dan. splint, Sw. splint a kind of spike, a forelock (in nautical use), Sw. splintato splint, splinter, Dan. splinte, and E. split. See {Split}, v. t., and cf. {Splent}.] 1. A piece… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • splint — Splent Splent (spl[e^]nt), n. 1. See {Splent}. [1913 Webster] 2. See {Splent coal}, below. [1913 Webster] {Splent coal}, an inferior kind of cannel coal from Scotch collieries; called also {splent}, {splint}, and {splint coal}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Splint — Splint, n. [Akin to D. splinter,G. splinter, splitter, Dan. splint, Sw. splint a kind of spike, a forelock (in nautical use), Sw. splintato splint, splinter, Dan. splinte, and E. split. See {Split}, v. t., and cf. {Splent}.] 1. A piece split off; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Splint armor — Splint Splint, n. [Akin to D. splinter,G. splinter, splitter, Dan. splint, Sw. splint a kind of spike, a forelock (in nautical use), Sw. splintato splint, splinter, Dan. splinte, and E. split. See {Split}, v. t., and cf. {Splent}.] 1. A piece… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Splint bone — Splint Splint, n. [Akin to D. splinter,G. splinter, splitter, Dan. splint, Sw. splint a kind of spike, a forelock (in nautical use), Sw. splintato splint, splinter, Dan. splinte, and E. split. See {Split}, v. t., and cf. {Splent}.] 1. A piece… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • splint — n. & v. n. 1 a a strip of rigid material used for holding a broken bone etc. when set. b a rigid or flexible strip of esp. wood used in basketwork etc. 2 a tumour or bony excrescence on the inside of a horse s leg. 3 a thin strip of wood etc.… …   Useful english dictionary

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