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Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 4 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Irene E. Jerome., In a fair country 4 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 2 0 Browse Search
James D. Porter, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 7.1, Tennessee (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 2 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 33. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: August 26, 1861., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
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ans of thrashing in Japan. It differs in no essential respect from that of other countries. The illustration, from a native painting, shows that both sexes engage in the work. 2. An ancient weapon used in war. It was a club swinging from the end of a long handle, like the morning-stars of the London train-bands, three centuries since. A war-club studded with iron spikes and mounted like a flail was found at Sakkarah, and is in the Abbott Museum of Egyptian Antiquities in New York. Flake. 1. A platform of slats, wands, or hurdles, on which fish or fruit is placed to dry. A fishflake. 2. A stage suspended over the side of a ship for the convenience of the painters or calkers. Flame-bridge. A wall rising from the floor of a furnace to cause the flame to impinge upon the bottom of the boiler. Flame-en′gine. An early name for the gas-engine, in which the piston is moved by the expansion due to the sudden combustion of a body of gas in the cylinder. See gas-eng
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