noun see rack III

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rackful — rack·ful …   English syllables

  • rackful — ˈrakˌfu̇l noun ( s) Etymology: rack (III) + ful : the quantity contained in a rack rackfuls of highly elaborate gowns New Yorker …   Useful english dictionary

  • rack — I. noun Etymology: Middle English rak rain cloud, rapid movement Date: 14th century a wind driven mass of high often broken clouds II. intransitive verb Date: 1590 to fly or scud in high wind III. noun Etymology: Middle English, probably from… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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