Juncate
Juncate \Jun"cate\, n. See {Junket}. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • juncate — (Spenser) a variant of ↑junket …   Useful english dictionary

  • Junket — Jun ket, n. [Formerly also juncate, fr. It. giuncata cream cheese, made in a wicker or rush basket, fr. L. juncus a rush. See 2d {Junk}, and cf. {Juncate}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A cheese cake; a sweetmeat; any delicate food. [1913 Webster] How Faery …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Juncaceous — Jun*ca ceous, a. [See {Juncate}.] (Bot.) Of. pertaining to, or resembling, a natural family of plants ({Juncace[ae]}), of which the common rush ({Juncus}) is the type. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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