Pol"lard (?), n. [From Poll the head.]

1.

A tree having its top cut off at some height above the ground, that may throw out branches.

Pennant.

2.

A clipped coin; also, a counterfeit.

[Obs.]

Camden.

3. Zool. (a)

A fish, the chub.

(b)

A stag that has cast its antlers.

(c)

A hornless animal (cow or sheep).

 

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Pol"lard, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pollarded; p. pr. & vb. n. Pollarding.]

To lop the tops of, as trees; to poll; as, to pollard willows.

Evelyn.

 

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