from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An iron bar or stand on which to support brands or burning wood; an andiron.
  • noun A trivet to set a pot on.
  • noun An iron used in branding.
  • noun [A forced sense, with ref. to brand, a sword.] A sword.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • A branding iron.
  • A trivet to set a pot on.
  • The horizontal bar of an andiron.


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