from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A second coction or preparation.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun A second coction or preparation; a vamping up.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A second
coctionor preparation; a vamping up.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Yet the two anecdotes are so much alike, that one would be inclined to suspect one story of being a mere recoction of the other if it were possible to doubt the veracity of Richard Baxter.