Corb
Corb Corb (k[^o]rb), n. [L. corbis basket. Cf. {Corbeil}, {Corp}.] 1. A basket used in coal mines, etc. see {Corf}. [1913 Webster]

2. (Arch.) An ornament in a building; a corbel. [1913 Webster]


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