, n. [Cf. Prov. F. trogne a belly.] A small drain. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.]
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(?), } n. [LL. trona, fr. L. trutina a balance; cf. Gr. .] 1. A steelyard. [Prov. Eng.]
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2. A form of weighing machine for heavy wares, consisting of two horizontal bars crossing each other, beaked at the extremities, and supported by a wooden pillar. It is now mostly disused. [Scot.] Jamieson.
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Trone stone, a weight equivalent to nineteen and a half pounds. [Scot.] -- Trone weight, a weight formerly used in Scotland, in which a pound varied from 21 to 28 ounces avoirdupois.
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