Definition of Graines

1. graine [n] - See also: graine



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Graines

grain field
grain itch
grain merchant
grain moth
grain of salt
grain refiner
grain refiners
grain sorghum
grain whisky
grainage
grainages
graine
grained
grainer
grainers
graines (current term)
grainfield
grainfields
grainier
grainiest
grainily
graininess
graininesses
graining
grainings
grainland
grainlands
grainless
grainlike

Literary usage of Graines

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1. Divers Voyages Touching the Discovery of America and the Islands Adjacent by Richard Hakluyt, John Winter Jones, Robert Fahyan, Robert Thorne, Giovanni da Verrazzano, Jean Ribaut, Thomas Hacket (1850)
"Pearles of 1^ graines, 50 res. Pearles of 2 graines are worth 80 res. ... Pearles of a quartine, being 4 graines, 480 res. Pearles of 5 graines are worth ..."

2. The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques & Discoveries of the English by Richard Hakluyt (1907)
"... sent two of his servants in a boat with a basket of graines, and made us signes that if when we had slept wee would come againe into their river, ..."

3. Works of the Camden Society by Camden Society (Great Britain), Royal Historical Society (Great Britain) (1889)
"... did there see the said case of graines, and the said ... this examinate that that case of graines was to bee laden aboard the said shipp, the S' Peter, ..."

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