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by Charles James
Langrel Shot, a sort of shot which ...
by Nathan Bailey
Langrel SHOT, runs with a (hackle to be shortened when it is put into the gun, having half a bullet either of lead cr iron, which spreads itself when it flies out. Trams'/r- SHOT, is a bolt of iron of 16 or iS inches in length, having sharp points at ...
The New Universal English Dictionary ... To which is added, a dictionary of cant words ... The fourth edition, carefully corrected by Mr. Buchanan, etc (1760)
by Nathan BAILEY
_ Langrel SHOT, runs with a shackle to be shortened when it is put into the gun, having half a bullet either of lead or iron, which spread: itself when it flies out. Trzmd/e-SHOT, is a bolt of iron of '6 or 18 inches in length, having sharp points at ...
March's Thesaurus Dictionary (1925)
A Treasure House of Words and Knowledge by Francis Andrew March
Langrel shot. A shot formerly used at sea for tearing sails and rigging.
Designed to Suggest Immediately Any Desired Word Needed to Express Exactly a Given Idea; a Dictionary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms, Foreign Phrases, Pronunciations, a Copious Correlation of Words, Prepared Under the Supervision of Francis Andrew March ... and Francis Andrew March, Jr by Francis Andrew March
Langrel shot. A shot formerly used at sea for tearing sails and rigging. Lee rifle. A style of gun used in the English army. Life-preserver. An apparatus to save one from drowning. Lochaber ax. An ax formerly used by the Scottish Highlanders.
Containing the Whole Vocabulary of the First Edition, the Entire Corrections and Improvements of the Second Edition, to which is Prefixed an Introductory Dissertation on the Origin, History, and Connection, of the Languages of Western Asia and Europe, with an Explanation of the Principles on which Languages are Formed by Noah Webster
Langrel shot, or lanLAN'GREL, (lang'grel,) grage, is a particular kind of shot used at sea for tearing sails and rigging, and thus disabling an enemy's ship. It consists of bolts, nails, and other pieces of iron fastened together. .Mar. Dict.
The royal dictionary-cyclopædia, for universal reference, compiled under the direction of T. Wright (1862)
by Thomas Wright
Language, lang'-graje, \ Langrel shot or lan- Langrel, lang'-gril, J ' grage, is a particular kind of shot used at sea for tearing sails and rigging, and thus disabling an enemy's ship. It consists of bolts, nails, and other pieces of iron fastened ...
LANGREL Shot, a sort of Shot which runs loose with a Shackle or Joint in the Middle. o LANGUAGE s langage, F. of lingus, L] Tongue or Speech. LANGUED [of langue, F. the Tongue] having a Tongue.
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