Rondle

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Rondle A rondeau.
    • Rondle A round mass, plate, or disk; especially Metal, the crust or scale which forms upon the surface of molten metal in the crucible.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n rondle Same as rondelle.
    • n rondle The step of a ladder; a round.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Rondle a round, step of a ladder (same as Rondelle)
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. Rondel
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr., dim. of rond, round.

Usage

In literature:

Rondl., formerly known as the Brett, Bretcock, Skull, or Pearl.
"Notes and Letters on the Natural History of Norfolk" by Thomas Browne
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