Definitions starting with C

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ceiling

[cf. OED, 1784 "Between the inside lining of tile ship's bottom, which is called the ceiling, and the outside planking, there is a space of about ... 18 incises"] n. attic: The police team came out of the ceiling with a man (COB). (Gen.)

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Last update: 2010-12-21 17:57
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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