Definition of Monteith

1. n. See Monteth.



2. n. A kind of cotton handkerchief having a uniform colored ground with a regular pattern of white spots produced by discharging the color; -- so called from the Glasgow manufactures.

Definition of Monteith

1. Noun. a bowl used for the cooling of wine glasses ¹

2. Noun. (obsolete) a cotton handkerchief with white spots on a coloured background ¹

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Definition of Monteith

1. a large punch bowl [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Monteith

montanite
montanous
montant
montanto
montantos
montants
montaria
montarias
montbrayite
monte
monte-acid
monte carlo method
montebrasite
monteggia's fracture
monteggia fracture
monteith (current term)
monteiths
montem
montems
monteponite
monteros
montes
montesommaite
montgomeryite
month by month
month of Sundays
month to date
monther

Literary usage of Monteith

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1. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1894)
"monteith. ROBERT (./?. monteith. ... diplomats and historian, son of William monteith i» hi. ... monteith."

2. The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events, with Documents, Narratives by Frank Moore, Edward Everett (1866)
"At dusk, my command was encamped on pood dry ground, between the two portions of monteith Swamp. Weather, to-day, was fine, roads were excellent. ..."

3. Scotish Elegiac Verses, MDC.XXIX.-M.DCC.XXIX: With Notes and an Appendix of by James Maidment (1842)
"monteith of Kerse," observes Nisbet (413), " carried quarterly first and fourth Or, a Bend Checque, sable and argent; second and third Azure, three buckles ..."

4. Cases Decided in the Court of Session by Scotland Court of Session, Patrick Shaw, Scotland, Court of Session (1835)
"]yjr Thomson's estate, at the price of £5300 Sterling, the price to be monteith'a . r . "' r _,. Trustee. payable at Whitsunday next, when our entry is to ..."

5. The Monthly Review by Charles William Wason (1842)
"History of the Earldoms of Strathern, monteith, and Airth. By SIR HARRIS NICOLAS. Pickering. WITH this History we have a " Report of the Proceedings before ..."

6. Notes on dignities in the peerage of Scotland which are dormant or which by William Oxenham Hewlett (1882)
"constitute William Earl of monteith and his heirs, Earls of Airth, and to the said Earldom united and annexed the Earldom of monteith, with place, ..."

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