Definition of Cages

1. Noun. (plural of cage) ¹



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Definition of Cages

1. cage [v] - See also: cage

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cages

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cageful
cagefuls
cageless
cagelike
cageling
cagelings
cagemate
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cages (current term)
cagework
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cageynesses
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cagot
cagots
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Literary usage of Cages

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel by James McIntyre Camp, Charles Blaine Francis (1920)
"Guide cages: Two inches above the center line of the bottom roll, lugs are attached to front and rear of the roll housings to support guide cages. ..."

2. The Catskill Water Supply of New York City: History, Location, Sub-surface by Lazarus White (1913)
"The steel head frames, muck bins, electric hoists, compressor plants, etc., used during shaft sinking were continued in use and used to operate the cages ..."

3. The University Geological Survey of Kansas by Erasmus Haworth, Kansas Geological Survey (1904)
"cages.—As the mining operations during the past have been to a great extent superficial, cages have not been employed, as they cannot be used to advantage ..."

4. A Text-book of Coal-mining: For the Use of Colliery Managers and Others by Herbert William Hughes (1898)
"The only objection urged against wire guides, is that the clearance between the cages has to be more than if a rigid conductor was employed. ..."

5. The Design of Mine Structures by Milo Smith Ketchum (1912)
"Self-dumping cages are used in both bituminous mines and in anthracite ... Detail plans of the self-dumping cages used at the Phillips mine are shown in Fig ..."

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