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Definition of Scouring barrel
Scouring barrelScour Scour (skour), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Scoured; p. pr. &
vb. n. Scouring.] [Akin to LG. sch["u]ren, D. schuren,
schueren, G. scheuern, Dan. skure; Sw. skura; all possibly
fr. LL. escurare, fr. L. ex + curare to take care. Cf.
1. To rub hard with something rough, as sand or Bristol
brick, especially for the purpose of cleaning; to clean by
friction; to make clean or bright; to cleanse from grease,
dirt, etc., as articles of dress.
2. To purge; as, to scour a horse.
3. To remove by rubbing or cleansing; to sweep along or off;
to carry away or remove, as by a current of water; --
often with off or away.
[I will] stain my favors in a bloody mask, Which,
washed away, shall scour my shame with it. --Shak.
4. [Perhaps a different word; cf. OF. escorre, escourre, It.
scorrere, both fr. L. excurrere to run forth. Cf.
Excursion.] To pass swiftly over; to brush along; to
traverse or search thoroughly; as, to scour the coast.
Not so when swift Camilla scours the plain. --Pope.
Scouring barrel, a tumbling barrel. See under Tumbling.
Scouring cinder (Metal.), a basic slag, which attacks the
lining of a shaft furnace. --Raymond.
Scouring rush. (Bot.) See Dutch rush, under Dutch.
Scouring stock (Woolen Manuf.), a kind of fulling mill.
Meaning of Scouring barrel from wikipedia
- it is also commonly referred
to as a 'scouring stick'. bullets
that did not fit snugly
in the barrel
were often secured
by a wad
the hydrant, which, over time, can cause severe
scouring. this design
as a 'dry barrel' hydrant, in that the barrel,
- dramatic scouring
of the ground
was observed, and heavy objects
such as it barreled
- the wreckage
was also found
to be vulnerable
the wreck, despite continued disturbances
- two barrels
were made up of equal proportions
of lime and between
the screeds; scouring
the surface; keying
the face for finishing.
- the bowerchalke barrel
urn was excavated
in 1925 by dr r clay, from plus scouring
the now dry channel
that forms church street
- to the raf for target-towing scouring
and side windows painted
over and dummy machine
- charles worked
at wool-scouring in milton
and gold-mining at table
for a fee of 47.5c per barrel, and sold the refined petrol
can cause scouring
lock in cylinders lower front
of the outer firebox
of a locomotive boiler
- to serve
when discharged, before
it is to be the bombards timber wedges
were used to control
the barrel's elevation.