Definition of Orrices
1. orrice [n] - See also: orrice
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Orrices
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Literary usage of Orrices
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Social Life in the Reign of Queen Anne: Taken from Original Sources by John Ashton (1882)
"... and with silver ' orrices,' and the use of bullion lace grew to such an extent, that in i/i1, its entry was forbidden under pain of forfeiture, ..."
2. The Lace Book by N. Hudson Moore (1905)
"church of a Sunday morning a purple and gold atlas gown, cut away in front to show her black velvet petticoat edged with two silver orrices. ..."