Definition of Querns

1. Noun. (plural of quern) ¹



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Definition of Querns

1. quern [n] - See also: quern

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Querns

queried
querier
queriers
queries
querimonies
querimonious
querimoniousness
querimony
querist
querists
querk
querken
querking
querl
quern
querns (current term)
quernstone
quernstones
querpo
querquedule
querries
querry
querulant
querulants
querulent
querulential
querulents
querulous
querulously
querulousness

Literary usage of Querns

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1. History of Corn Milling by Richard Bennett, John Elton (1898)
"antiquity; but the presence of the querns suggests that it was occupied at ... querns are found constructed of all these materials, often fashioned on the ..."

2. History of Corn Milling by Richard Bennett, John Elton (1898)
"CHAPTER IX. MEDIAEVAL SUPPRESSION OF querns. SUPPRESSION ^ PASSING allusion has already been made, re- OF querns, specting querns and ..."

3. The Past in the Present: What is Civilization? by Arthur Mitchell (1881)
"Resting the opinion on what 1 have personally seen, I should be inclined to think that a census of the querns still in use in Scotland would show their ..."

4. Museums Journal by Museums Association (1908)
"A STORE OF querns.—The late Dr. HB Hewetson, of Leeds, whilst living at Easington during the summer months collected a fine series of ancient querns or ..."

5. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy by Royal Irish Academy (1841)
"J. Huband Smith, Esq. read a paper " on the different kinds of querns used by the Irish." Having lately presented to the Academy, as a contribution to their ..."

6. The Antiquary by Edward Walford, John Charles Cox, George Latimer Apperson (1908)
"In the same article it is stated that, in 1862, Mr. Stanley found other remains of querns. A portion of the lower stone of a quern of millstone-grit was ..."

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