Buttonmold
Buttonmold But"ton*mold`, n. A disk of bone, wood, or other material, which is made into a button by covering it with cloth. [Written also {buttonmould}.] [1913 Webster]

{Fossil buttonmolds}, joints of encrinites. See {Encrinite}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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