Ancony
Ancony An"co*ny, n. [Origin unknown.] (Iron Work) A piece of malleable iron, wrought into the shape of a bar in the middle, but unwrought at the ends. [1913 Webster]

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  • Ancony — An ancony, in iron forging, is a piece of malleable iron, wrought into the shape of a flat bar, about three feet long, with a square rough knob, unwrought, on each end …   Wikipedia

  • ancony — noun A piece of malleable iron that is wrought into the shape of a flat bar, about three feet long, with a square rough unwrought knob on each end …   Wiktionary

  • ancony — noun ( es) Etymology: origin unknown archaic : a piece of iron wrought into the shape of a bar in the middle and left rough at the ends …   Useful english dictionary

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