Ancony

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ancony (Iron Work) A piece of malleable iron, wrought into the shape of a bar in the middle, but unwrought at the ends.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Origin unknown

Usage

In literature:

It's worked in the forges, and hammered into blooms and anconies, chunks or stout bars of wrought iron.
"The Three Black Pennys" by Joseph Hergesheimer
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