Sprag (?), n. [Cf. Icel. spraka a small flounder.] Zool.

A young salmon.

[Prov. Eng.]


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Sprag, n. [See Spray a branch.]

A billet of wood; a piece of timber used as a prop.


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Sprag, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Spragged (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Spragging (?).]


To check the motion of, as a carriage on a steep grade, by putting a sprag between the spokes of the wheel.

R. S. Poole.


To prop or sustain with a sprag.


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Sprag, a.

See Sprack, a.



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