Definition of Refreshening
1. refreshen [v] - See also: refreshen
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Literary usage of Refreshening
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The International Journal of Orthodontia and Oral Surgery (1919)
"The freeing up of the mucosa of the cheek is begun at the very edge of the opening for refreshening and extends forward to the ..."
2. Transactions of the American Association of Genito-Urinary Surgeons by American Association of Genito-Urinary Surgeons (1920)
"The latter part of October I made an attempt to close this opening, using the common procedure of refreshening the edges and putting in silver wire sutures. ..."
3. A New and Complete Treatise on the Arts of Tanning, Currying, and Leather by Hippolyte Dussauce (1865)
"Therefore, we may look upon the refreshening as the first basis of the tanning of pliant leather. East India kips, which for many years past have been ..."
4. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1905)
"... a crust is formed and only a little refreshening need be applied every evening. On days when the atmosphere is damp the moths will be strongly attracted ..."
5. The Gentleman's Magazine (1827)
"... unfading halo round the name of Kit Marlowe, to remain while the English language lasts. Needs the memory of any reader refreshening for the reference ..."