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" A strong vessel in which materials are broken by being pounded with a pestle ; a short wide cannon, out of which bombs are thrown. MORTAR, mAr'tlr. "
Neuman and Baretti's Dictionary of the Spanish and English Languages - Page 469
by Henry Neuman - 1842
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language ...

John Walker - English language - 1807 - 962 pages
...m6r/tal-e. ad. Irrecoverably, to death ; extremely, to extremity. MORTAR, mftr'tar. s. (88) (418). A strong vessel in which materials are broken by being pounded with a pestle ; a short wide cannon, out of which bombs are thrown. MORTAR, m6r'tur. s. Cement made of lime and sand...
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language ...

John Walker - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1819 - 712 pages
...moVtil-e. ad. Irrecoverably, to death , extremely, to extremity. MORTAR, mAr'tir. s. 88, 418. A strong vessel in which materials are broken by being pounded with a pestle ; a short wide cannon, out of which bombs are thrown. MORTAR, mAr'tlr. s. Cement made of lime and sand...
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary: And Expositor of the English Language...

John Walker - 1822 - 775 pages
...morHil-e, ad. Irrecoverably, to death ; extremely, to extremity. MORTAR, mSr'-tur, s. 88. 418. A strong vessel In which materials are broken by being pounded with a pestle ; a short wide cannon, ou1 are thrown, which bombs MORTAR, mor^tur, s. Cement made of lime and sand...
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A critical pronouncing dictionary [ed. by J. Murdoch].

John Walker - 1827
...mor-tl-, ad. Irrecoverably, to death; extremely, to extremity. MORTAR, muKtur, s. 88. 418. A itrong vessel in which materials are broken by being pounded with a pestle ; a short wide cannon, out of which bombs are thrown, MORTAR, mor'tur, s. Cement made of lime and sand...
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A Dictionary of the English Language, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - English language - 1828 - 1369 pages
...(nV-tal-fi) ad. Irrecoverably ; to death ; extremely ; to extremity. MORTAR, (mQr'-t^r) ns A strong vessel in which materials are broken by being pounded with a pestle ; a short wide cannon, out of which bombs are thrown. MORTAR, (m9r'-tar) >is Cement made of lime and...
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The Field Book: Or, Sports and Pastimes of the United Kingdom; Comp. from ...

William Hamilton Maxwell - Amusements - 1833 - 616 pages
...food, near the shore.— Brandt. MORILLON, 9. For description, sec preceding page. MOUTAH, *. A strong vessel in which materials are broken by being pounded with a pestle ; a short wide cannon, out of which bombs are thrown ; cement made of lime and sand with water, and...
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Neumann and Baretti's Dictionary of the Spanish and English ..., Volume 1

Henry Neumann, Giuseppe Baretti - English language - 1839
...rejoicings. MORT<RO, sm. ] . Mortar, a short but wide piece of ordnance, oat of which bombs and shelln are thrown. 2. Mortar, a vessel in which materials...of lime and sand with water, and used for building. Mortero de una bomba de HL'IKI. (Nadt.) Pump-box of a ship's pump. Mortero de briixuln, Compass-box....
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A Phonographic Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language

William Bolles - English language - 1846 - 690 pages
...subjection to death ; death ; power of destruction : frequency of death ; human nature.Muriar, ma'r- tor, n. a vessel in which materials are broken by being pounded with a pestle ; a short wide cannon, out of which bombs are thrown; cement made of lime and sand with water. Mortgage,...
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary: And Expositor of the English Language ...

John Walker - English language - 1809 - 691 pages
...mor-ta-, ad. Irrecoverably, to death; extremely, to extremity. MORTAR, mor^tr, s. 88. 418. A strong vessel in which materials are broken by being pounded with a pestle; a short wide cannon, out of which bombs are thrown, MORTAR, mor^tur, t. Cement made of lime and sand...
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