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gauntree


gauntree


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gauntree  \Gaun"tree\,  Gauntry  \Gaun"try\,  n.  [F.  chantier,  LL 
  cantarium  fr  L.  canterius  trellis,  sort  of  frame.] 
  1.  A  frame  for  supporting  barrels  in  a  cellar  or  elsewhere. 
  --Sir  W.  Scott. 
 
  2.  (Engin.)  A  scaffolding  or  frame  carrying  a  crane  or  other 
  structure.  --Knight.