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Definition of the noun Ancony

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  1. 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.

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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.

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Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary: A-C (1903)

by Joseph Wright

Ancony-end. Sus. Ancony is a bar about 3 feet long ; at both ends a square piece [is] left rough to be wrought at the Chafery, Ray 1.1691).

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary (1898)

Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years by Joseph Wright

Ancony-end. Sns. Ancony is a bar about 3 feet long ; at both ends a square piece [is] left rough to be wrought at the Chal'ery, RAY 1091 .

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years: A-E (1898)

by Joseph Wright

Ancony is a bar about 3 feet long: at both ends a square piece [is] left rough to be wrought at the Chafery, RAY ( 1691).

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

ANCONY, in the iron-mills, a bloom wrought into the figure of a flat iron bar, about three feet long, with two square rough knobs, one at each end. About three quarters of cwt. is melted off from a sow of cast iron ; then hammered at the forge into ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Bloom, in the iron-works, has yet to undergo many hammerings before it become iron fit for the smith's use, and be made what they call the ancony.

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopedia, Or, A Dictionary of Facts and Useful Knowledge, Chiefly Applicable to Rural & Domestic Economy (1821)

With an Appendix, Containing Additions in Domestic Medicine, and the Veterinary and Culinary Arts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich

ANCONY, in the iron works, a piece of half-wrought iron, of about threequarters of a hundred weight, of the shape of a bar, at the middle, but rude and unwrought at the ends. To bring the iron into this state, a piece of a proper size, from a sow ...

Google previewPocket Encyclopedia (1811)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Polite Literature by Edward Augustus Kendall

Ancony, in the iron-works, a piece of half- wrought iron, of about three quarters of a hundred weight, of the shape of a bar, at the middle, but rude and unwrought at the ends. To bring the iron into this state, a piece of a proper size, from a sow of ...

Google previewIron and Steel (a Pocket Encyclopedia) (1919)

Including Allied Industries and Sciences by Hugh Philip Tiemann

bloom or ore bloom, but sometimes the two latter terms were applied only after it had been worked; ancony was the old name for a bloom ...

Google previewThe English dialect dictionary, being the complete vocabulary of all dialect words still in use, or known to have been in use during the last two hundred years (1902)

by Joseph Wright

See also Ancony.

Google previewA New and Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1763)

ANCONY, in mineralogy, denotes a Moom of iron fafliioneit into a flat bar, about three feet long, with a fquare rough knot at each end. The procefs for bringing the iron to this Site is this : they firft melt off a piece from a low of caft iron, of the ...

Google previewBeeton's Dictionary of Commerce. A book of reference, etc. [Edited by R. M. Smith.] (1873)

by Ronald M. SMITH

Ancony. Annuities. Ancony, in the iron mines, a bloom. Anacoste. Money. The gulden = 1s. 8d. Weights and Measures. Poud 2°2 lb. avoir. Mud of potatoes = 2* imp. bush. Mud of coal = 2; imp. bush., about to 8 muden to the ton. Last of grain ...

Google previewPhreno-mnemotechnic Dictionary (1844)

Being a Philosophical Classification of All the Homophonic Words of the English Language; Containing Also Separate Classifications of Geographical, Mythological, Biographical, Scientific and Technical Homophonic Words to be Used in the Application of the Phreno-mnemotechnic Principles by Francis Fauvel-Gouraud

272—Naukeen, eunuchate, ; incony, ancony, ancone, enneagon, ancon, noggin, noggen. “ 273—Enigma, income, uncalm, ancone. “ 274—Inquiry, incur, enquire, ahaniger, nicker, nacker, encore, engore, neger, negro, inquire, anchor, ...

Google previewDictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English (1880)

Containing Words from the English Writers Previous to the Nineteenth Century which are No Longer in Use, Or are Not Used in the Same Sense and Words which are Now Used Only in the Provincial Dialects

Ancony, ». A term in the iron works for a bloom, wrought into the figure of a flat iron bar, about three feet in length, with a square rough knob on earjh end. Kennett. In Staffordshire one ANCRES, ANCHBES. of these knobs is calle □". the an- ...

Google previewChamber's Condensed Encyclopedia (1895)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People ... by D. T. Stuart

Ancony, an'kö-ni. A piece of cast-iron melted off and hammered at a forge into a mass called a bloom; then carried to a finery, and worked into an A. Ancylotome, an-sil'ö-töm. A crooked knife or bistoury; also a knife for dividing the fraenum ...

Google previewThe National Standard Encyclopedia (1888)

A Dictionary of Literature, the Sciences and the Arts, for Popular Use

Ancony, an'ko-ni. A piece ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years: F-M (1900)

by Joseph Wright

See also Ancony. (K. ); Stf.l ' Aneony,'aterm ...

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