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garth


garth


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Garth  \Garth\  (g[aum]rth),  n.  [Icel.  gar[eth]r  yard.  See 
  {Yard}.] 
  1.  A  close  a  yard;  a  croft;  a  garden;  as  a  cloister  garth. 
 
  A  clapper  clapping  in  a  garth  To  scare  the  fowl  from 
  fruit.  --Tennyson. 
 
  2.  A  dam  or  weir  for  catching  fish. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Garth  \Garth\,  n.  [{Girth}.] 
  A  hoop  or  band.  [Prov.  Eng.]