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  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fraise  \Fraise\,  n.  [See  {Froise}.] 
  A  large  and  thick  pancake,  with  slices  of  bacon  in  it  [Obs.] 
  --Johnson. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fraise  \Fraise\,  n.  [F.  fraise,  orig.,  a  ruff,  cf  F.  frise 
  frieze,  E.  frieze  a  coarse  stuff.] 
  1.  (Fort.)  A  defense  consisting  of  pointed  stakes  driven  into 
  the  ramparts  in  a  horizontal  or  inclined  position. 
 
  2.  (Mech.)  A  fluted  reamer  for  enlarging  holes  in  stone;  a 
  small  milling  cutter. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fraise  \Fraise\,  v.  t.  (Mil.) 
  To  protect,  as  a  line  of  troops,  against  an  onset  of  cavalry, 
  by  opposing  bayonets  raised  obliquely  forward.  --Wilhelm. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Froise  \Froise\,  n.  [OE.  froise  cf  F.  froisser  to  bruise,  E. 
  frush  to  bruise,] 
  A  kind  of  pancake.  See  1st  {Fraise}.  [Written  also  {fraise}.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fraise 
  n  1:  a  ruff  for  the  neck  worn  in  the  16th  century 
  2:  sloping  or  horizontal  rampart  of  pointed  stakes 




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