Definition of Pigeonites

1. Noun. (plural of pigeonite) ¹



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Definition of Pigeonites

1. pigeonite [n] - See also: pigeonite

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pigeonites

pigeongram
pigeongrams
pigeonhawk
pigeonhawks
pigeonhole
pigeonhole principle
pigeonholeable
pigeonholed
pigeonholer
pigeonholers
pigeonholes
pigeonholing
pigeonholings
pigeoning
pigeonite
pigeonites (current term)
pigeonless
pigeonlike
pigeonries
pigeonry
pigeons
pigeontoed
pigeonwing
pigeonwings
pigface
pigfaces
pigfeed
pigfeeds
pigfish
pigfishes

Literary usage of Pigeonites

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1. Biographical Memoirs by National Academy Of Sciences, National Academy of Sciences Staff, Caroline K. McEuen (1980)
"the orthopyroxenes primary and most pigeonites (or clinopyroxenes) as "formed metastably during rapid crystallization" (p. 203). But, in a footnote, ..."

2. History of Middle Tennessee: Or, Life and Times of Gen. James Robertson by Albigence Waldo Putnam (1859)
"John Armstrong entries" " pigeonites," (entries on waters of Big Pigeon,) " Hobgoblin and Legerdemain Gentry. ..."

3. Slang: A Dictionary of the Turf, the Ring, the Chase, the Pit, of Bon-ton by John Badcock (1823)
"Surrey, pigeonites. To ¬ępigeon the news,' is to send information by the carrier-pigeon. So fellows who ran or rode with news surreptitiously obtained, ..."

4. Slang, a Dictionary of the Turf, the Ring, the Chase, the Pit, of Bon-Ton by John Badcock (1823)
"Some, however, fancy the killing of pigeons, as the Ashton club in Oxfordshire, and the Midgham, Surrey, pigeonites. To ' pigeon the news," is to send ..."

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