Definition of Gleby
1. cloddy [adj] - See also: cloddy
Medical Definition of Gleby
1. Pertaining to the glebe; turfy; cloddy; fertile; fruitful. "Gleby land." Origin: Cf. L. Glaebosus cloddy. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)
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Literary usage of Gleby
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Opera Stories ...: In a Few Words, the Stories (divided Into Acts) of about by Henry Lowell Mason (1920)
"gleby, a spy, enters in quest of Stephana but is told she has not yet risen. ... Latter demands Stephana but gleby rises to occasion by pushing Nikona into ..."
2. University Musical Encyclopedia by Louis Charles Elson (1912)
"gleby, who has at last fallen into the toils of justice, is brought among ... When night falls, Stephana and Vas- eili escape, but gleby, who has heard of ..."
3. The Reports of Sir Edward Coke, Knt.: In Thirteen Parts by Edward Coke, John Henry Thomas, John Farquhar Fraser, Robert Philip Tyrwhitt (1826)
"... In- gleby Serjeant, of counsel with the tenant, took solebant, per executores meos, si superstites fue- rint, ..."
4. Stokes' Encyclopedia of Music and Musicians: Covering the Entire Period of by Leander Jan De Bekker (1908)
"gleby, who has ... was first performed Oct. 29, eili escape, but gleby, who has heard 1835, at Drury Lane, London. of their plan, betrays them. ..."
5. Chapters of Opera: Being Historical and Critical Observations and Records ...by Henry Edward Krehbiel by Henry Edward Krehbiel (1911)
"gleby, the seducer of Stephana, is found among a gang of new arrivals at the mines, ... gleby also attempts to regain his old influence over her, ..."