Mud"sill` (?), n.

The lowest sill of a structure, usually embedded in the soil; the lowest timber of a house; also, that sill or timber of a bridge which is laid at the bottom of the water. See Sill.


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Mud"sill`, n.

Fig.: A person of the lowest stratum of society; -- a term of opprobrium or contempt. [Southern U. S.]


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