Definition of Orpines

1. Noun. (plural of orpine) ¹



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Definition of Orpines

1. orpine [n] - See also: orpine

Lexicographical Neighbors of Orpines

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orphenadrine hydrochloride
orpheus
orphic
orphical
orphically
orphism
orphisms
orphrey
orphreyed
orphreys
orpiment
orpiments
orpin
orpine
orpines (current term)
orpins
orra
orrach
orrachs
orreries
orrery
orrice
orrices
orris
orrises
orrisroot
orrisroots
orrorrhœa
ors

Literary usage of Orpines

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Thomas Bates and the Kirklevington Shorthorns: A Contribution to the History by Cadwallader John Bates (1897)
"McCulloch, Australia . . . .185 orpines Grand Duchess of Oxford, by Rowfant Duke of Glo'ster 2nd (48610), ... of orpines, by Duke of Oxford 65th (49472) ..."

2. Marlborough College Register from 1843 to 1904 Inclusive: With Alphabetical by Marlborough College (1905)
"... orpines, Wateringbury, Kent Lennox, Henry de Grey, s. of the late Major-General AFF Lennox, HA, care of Mrs. Lennox, Woodlands, Sidmouth, b. Aug. ..."

3. The Spectator by Joseph Addison, Richard Steele (1830)
"... For slips orpines may search the mountain tre. And with wild thyme, anil sav'ry plant the plain. ..."

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