Definition of Schantze
1. schanse [n -S] - See also: schanse
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Literary usage of Schantze
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Private Journal of Aaron Burr, During His Residence of Four Years in by Aaron Burr (1838)
"The street in which I was so tortured cannot be less than a mile in length. At twelve we reached schantze (Note—These places, Hazel, ..."
2. The Shakespeare reader: with notes, historical and grammatical by W.S. Dalgleish by William Shakespeare (1871)
"Sconce, vt, for ensconce, to conceal, 331. [Dut. schantze, a rampart ; Ger. schanzen, to fortify.] Sewer, «., an attendant at table, 3%. [0. ..."
3. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1894)
"The microtome which I use for the purpose is a schantze, and any microtome with a sliding knife will serve. It is possible, by this method, ..."
4. A new dictionary of the English language by Charles Richardson (1839)
"Ihre thinks the opinion of Jun. more probable, that schantze, in D. formerly signified the branches of cut trees tied together in bundles, ..."