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corked


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cork  \Cork\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Corked}  (k[^o]rkt);  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Corking}.] 
  1.  To  stop  with  a  cork,  as  a  bottle. 
 
  2.  To  furnish  or  fit  with  cork;  to  raise  on  cork. 
 
  Tread  on  corked  stilts  a  prisoner's  pace.  --Bp. 
  Hall. 
 
  Note:  To  cork  is  sometimes  used  erroneously  for  to  calk,  to 
  furnish  the  shoe  of  a  horse  or  ox  with  sharp  points, 
  and  also  in  the  meaning  of  cutting  with  a  calk. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Corked  \Corked\  (k?rkt),  a. 
  having  acquired  an  unpleasant  taste  from  the  cork;  as  a 
  bottle  of  wine  is  corked. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  corked 
  adj  1:  sealed  with  a  cork 
  2:  (of  wine)  tainted  in  flavor  by  a  cork  containing  excess 
  tannin;  "a  corked  port"  [syn:  {corky}] 




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