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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fount  \Fount\,  n.  [See  {Font}.]  (Print.) 
  A  font. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fount  \Fount\,  n.  [OF.  font,  funt,  fr  L.  fons,  fontis  a 
  fountain;  of  uncertain  origin,  perh.  akin  to  fundere  to  pour, 
  E.  found  to  cast.  Cf  {Font}.] 
  A  fountain. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fount 
  n  1:  a  specific  size  and  style  of  type  within  a  type  family  [syn: 
  {font},  {typeface},  {face}] 
  2:  a  plumbing  fixture  that  provides  a  flow  of  water  [syn:  {fountain}] 




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