verdingall
Verdingale Ver"din*gale, n. See {Farthingale}. [Spelled also {verdingall}.] [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Busk — (b[u^]sk), n. [F. busc, perh. fr. the hypothetical older form of E. bois wood, because the first busks were made of wood. See {Bush}, and cf. OF. busche, F. b[^u]che, a piece or log of wood, fr. the same root.] A thin, elastic strip of metal,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Verdingale — Ver din*gale, n. See {Farthingale}. [Spelled also {verdingall}.] [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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