, n. 1. Printing and writing papers of particular sizes. See under paper, n.
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2. (Naut.) A small sail immediately above the topgallant sail. Totten.
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3. (Zol.) One of the upper or distal branches of an antler, as the third and fourth tynes of the antlers of a stag.
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4. (Gun.) A small mortar.
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5. (Mil.) One of the soldiers of the first regiment of foot of the British army, formerly called the Royals, and supposed to be the oldest regular corps in Europe; -- now called the Royal Scots.
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6. An old English coin. See Rial.
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7. (Auction Bridge) A royal spade.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]


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