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Rynd a.k.a. Millrind: A millrind or simply rind is an iron support, usually four-armed or cross-shaped, for the turning stone in a pair of millstones.
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The mill rynd is a strong piece of iron inserted in the hole in the centre of the upper and moving mill stone. The spindle which passes through the nether mill stone being moved by the machinery, and being itself, where it enters the driver, of a ...
by Frances Gardiner Davenport
The rynd is a piece of iron inserted in the centre of the upper mill stone ; see glossary, Charters of Priory of Finchale, Surtees Society, vol. 6. 4 In roll, fusil'. Fusillus = the spindle of a mill; glossary, Durham Account Rolls, iii., ...
The British Encyclopedia (1818)
Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson
The rynd is letinto grooves in the under surface of the running mill-stone, K, and so turns it round in the same time as the...
Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ; Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson
The rynd is let into grooves in the under surface of the running millstone, K, and so turns it round in the same time as the...
by Elizabeth L. Ewan, Sue Innes, Sian Reynolds, Rose Pipes
Janet Rynd was a member of a well-established family in pre-Reformation Edinburgh.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
rynd (rind), ft. [Cf . E. rind-spindle, a mill-rynd ; perhaps ult. < AS. hrindan (= Icel. hrinda), push, thrust, ...
by Sir Bernard Burke
Rymer, Miss, 1643 Rynd, C. and Miss, 938 Rynd, Margaret, 993 Rynd, ...
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Scrabble value of R1Y4N1D2
The value of this 4-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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