nRouncerouns(Print) The handle by which the bed of a hand press, holding the form of type, etc., is run in under the platen and out again; -- sometimes applied to the whole apparatus by which the form is moved under the platen.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
nrounceIn printing, a wheel-pulley in a hand-press, which winds and unwinds girths that draw the type-form on the bed to and from impression under the platen. See cut under printing-press.
nrounceA game of cards, played with a full pack by not more than nine persons. Each player starts with fifteen points, and for every trick he takes subtracts one from the score; the player who first reaches zero wins.
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
nRouncerowns a wheel-pulley in a hand printing-press: a game of cards.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. ronce, bramble, brier, thorn, ranche, a round, step, rack, or E. round,
J. S. Rounce, in 1870, built the first foundry in Pierce county.
"Fifty Years In The Northwest" by William Henry Carman Folsom