Definition of Frazils

1. Noun. (plural of frazil) ¹



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Definition of Frazils

1. frazil [n] - See also: frazil

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Frazils

fraus
frautage
frautages
fraxin
fraxinella
fraxinellas
fraxinus
fray
frayed
fraying
frayings
fraynen
frayproof
frays
frazil
frazils (current term)
frazzle
frazzled
frazzledness
frazzles
frazzling
freak accident
freak accidents
freak flag
freak of nature
freak out
freak shows
freaked

Literary usage of Frazils

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1. Tate's Modern Cambist: A Manual of Foreign Exchanges and Bullion, with the by William Tate, Harry Tucker Easton (1908)
"The bahar = 815-625 Ib. Avoirdupois ; 10 frazils of Beit-el-Fakih are ... A bale of coffee has 14 frazils, = 280 rottoli = 197-1094 Ib. Avoirdupois. ..."

2. Tate's Modern Cambist: Forming a Manual of Foreign Exchanges by [William] Tate (1874)
"10 frazils of Beit-el-Fakih are reckoned equal to 7 ... A bale of coffee has 14 frazils = 280 rottoli = 197-1094 Ib. avoirdupois. ..."

3. The Progress of America, from the Discovery by Columbus to the Year 1846 by John Macgregor (1847)
"... 3 casks of tallow, 50 cases of olibanum, 10 cases of anira'. 1068 coils of coir rope, 1175 bags of turmeric, 1060 bags, 718 frazils, ..."

4. On the Stowage of Ships and Their Cargoes: With Information Regarding by Robert White Stevens (1871)
"Coal bags or frazils . Cochineal Cocoa, bags . ... in cases.. bags or frazils . robbins & casks Coir yarn and fibre screwed bales.. bundles or loose rope in ..."

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