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alnage


alnage


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Alnage  \Al"nage\  ([a^]l"n[asl]j),  n.,  [OF.  alnage,  aulnage,  F. 
  aunage,  fr  OF  alne  ell,  of  Ger.  origin:  cf  OHG.  elina, 
  Goth.  aleina  cubit.  See  {Ell}.]  (O.  Eng.  Law) 
  Measurement  (of  cloth)  by  the  ell;  also  a  duty  for  such 
  measurement.