Twibill

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Twibill twī′bil a double-headed battle-axe.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. twi-, two, bill, a bill.

Usage

In literature:

We have 'twilight', but 'twibill' = bipennis (Chapman) is extinct.
"English Past and Present" by Richard Chevenix Trench
The first to make such inclined tubes into a sectional form was Twibill, in 1865.
"Steam, Its Generation and Use" by Babcock & Wilcox Co.
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