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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Groin  \Groin\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Groined};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Groining}.]  (Arch.) 
  To  fashion  into  groins;  to  build  with  groins. 
 
  The  hand  that  rounded  Peter's  dome,  And  groined  the 
  aisles  of  Christian  Rome,  Wrought  in  a  sad  sincerity. 
  --Emerson. 




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