Tore (?),

imp. of Tear.


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Tore, n. [Probably from the root of tear; cf. W. tor a break, cut, tori to break, cut.]

The dead grass that remains on mowing land in winter and spring.

[Prov. Eng.]



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Tore, n. [See Torus.]

1. Arch.

Same as Torus.

2. Geom. (a)

The surface described by the circumference of a circle revolving about a straight line in its own plane.


The solid inclosed by such a surface; -- sometimes called an anchor ring.


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