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Definition of TAW

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Taw \Taw\, n. [Cf. AS. t[=a]w instrument.]
     1. A large marble to be played with; also, a game at marbles. [1913 Webster]

     2. A line or mark from which the players begin a game of marbles. [Colloq. U. S.] [1913 Webster]

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Taw \Taw\, n.
     Tow. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
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Taw \Taw\, v. t. [Cf. {Tew} to tow, {Tow}, v. t.] To push; to tug; to tow. [Obs.] --Drayton. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

Taw \Taw\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tawed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tawing}.] [OE. tawen, tewen, AS. t[=a]wian to prepare; cf. D. touwen, Goth. t[=e]wa order, taujan to do, and E. tool. [root]64. Cf. 1st {Tew}, {Tow} the coarse part of flax.]
     1. To prepare or dress, as hemp, by beating; to tew; hence, to beat; to scourge. [Obs.] --Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster]

     2. To dress and prepare, as the skins of sheep, lambs, goats, and kids, for gloves, and the like, by imbuing them with alum, salt, and other agents, for softening and bleaching them. [1913 Webster]
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