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Definition of Lewisson

Lewisson
Lewis Lew"is (l[=u]"[i^]s), Lewisson Lew"is*son (-s[u^]n), n. 1. An iron dovetailed tenon, made in sections, which can be fitted into a dovetail mortise; -- used in hoisting large stones, etc. 2. A kind of shears used in cropping woolen cloth. Lewis hole, a hole wider at the bottom than at the mouth, into which a lewis is fitted. --De Foe.

Meaning of Lewisson from wikipedia

- A lewis (sometimes called a lewisson) is one of a category of lifting devices used by stonemasons to lift large stones into place with a crane, chain block...
- material, including over 4 million bricks, he invented hoisting machines and lewissons for hoisting large stones. These specially designed machines and his structural...
- German-American writer Mark Lewisohn (born 1958), British author and historian Leonard Lewisohn (Islamic scholar) Lewisohn Stadium, NYC Lewysohn Levison Lewisson...
- Industry. This work was translated into French, German, and ****anese. Lewisson's father Adolph Lewisohn and his brothers, Julius and Leonard, were known...
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