Definition of Tains
1. tain [n] - See also: tain
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tains
Literary usage of Tains
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Works of Washington Irving by Washington Irving (1851)
"VASCO NUNEZ SETS OUT ON HIS RETURN ACROSS THE MOUN tains. HIS CONTESTS WITH THE SAVAGES. TURNING their backs upon ..."
2. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1890)
"470. tains a negative covenant, but where such a covenant may be implied. It will not avail the defendant that the work undertaken in violation of the ..."
3. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1855)
"... to steer once more for the white mono- tains of Circassia. ZAIDEE: A ROMANCE. TART XII.—BOOK 1П. CHAPTER XXIV. ..."
4. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"The majority of the blacks had become Christians and had learned the ways of civilization and the value of manual labour. tains at another's well-being ..."
5. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress), John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) (1822)
"... unless an expira- ¡on of the breath be made under be surface. The mouth, in place of teeth, on tains two extensive rows of : fins," or whalebone, ..."
6. Folio Music (1836)
"... throne bend— With love his Lr u ' £$^f=F=^-: love а - bound ; And trees of life for - e - ver grow, With mer - су— mer - су crown'd. still main - tains ..."