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A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology (ed. William Smith) 8 8 Browse Search
Strabo, Geography (ed. H.C. Hamilton, Esq., W. Falconer, M.A.) 2 2 Browse Search
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Polybius, Histories 1 1 Browse Search
Titus Livius (Livy), Ab Urbe Condita, books 8-10 (ed. Benjamin Oliver Foster, Ph.D.) 1 1 Browse Search
Titus Livius (Livy), Ab Urbe Condita, books 28-30 (ed. Frank Gardener Moore, Professor Emeritus in Columbia University) 1 1 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 1 1 Browse Search
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oth′ing. Bricks left projecting at the end of a wall for the purpose of building on an addition thereto. Tooth′ing-plane. A plane in which the iron has a serrated edge and is placed upright. It is used for scoring surfaces which are to be veneered. The scoring helps the bond of the glue. Tooth-key. The tourniquet, or lever toothdrawer. Tooth-net. A large, anchored fishing-net. Tooth′pick. Agathocles was poisoned by a medicated toothpick handed him after dinner, 289 B. C. The toth-gare of the Anglo-Saxons. Made anciently, as now, of silver, wood, quill, and what not. Magnetic toothpicks were made at the end of the seventeenth century. Tooth-pow′der. Apuleius recommended charcoal; camphorated chalk is good. Tooth-plug′ger. See dental plugger, page 686; plugger, pages 1749, 1750. Tooth-saw. The dental saw is a fine framesaw, used for cutting off the natural teeth for the attachment of pivot teeth; for sawing between the teeth; or