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Definition of Plain
PlainPlain Plain, v. i. [OE. playne, pleyne, fr. F. plaindre. See
To lament; to bewail; to complain. [Archaic & Poetic]
We with piteous heart unto you pleyne. --Chaucer.
Plain Plain, v. t.
To lament; to mourn over; as, to plain a loss. [Archaic &
Poetic] --Sir J. Harrington.
PlainPlain Plain, n. [Cf. OF. plaigne, F. plaine. See Plain, a.]
1. Level land; usually, an open field or a broad stretch of
land with an even surface, or a surface little varied by
inequalities; as, the plain of Jordan; the American
plains, or prairies.
Descending fro the mountain into playn. --Chaucer.
Him the Ammonite Worshiped in Rabba and her watery
2. A field of battle. [Obs.] --Arbuthnot.
Lead forth my soldiers to the plain. --Shak.
Plain Plain, adv.
In a plain manner; plainly. ``To speak short and pleyn.'
--Chaucer. ``To tell you plain.' --Shak.
Meaning of Plain from wikipedia
- In geography, a plain
is a flat expanse
of land that generally
does not change
much in elevation, and is primarily
treeless. Plains occur
- "On a Plain
" is a song by American
rock band Nirvana, written
and guitarist, Kurt Cobain. It is the 11th track
on their second
- The Plain
(French: La Plaine), better known
as The Marsh
(French: Le Marais), was the label given
to the majority
of independent deputies
in the French...
- A plain
as plain breid
(pronounced [plen brid]), is a traditional style
of loaf made chiefly
- Alluvial plain Atlantic coastal plain Coastal plains
, Australia Israeli coastal plain Mississippi embayment North European Plain
- Plain weave
(also called tabby
weave, linen weave
weave) is the most basic
of three fundamental types
of textile weaves
(along with satin
- In Christianity, the Sermon
on the Plain refers
to a set of teachings
in the Gospel
of Luke, in 6:20–49. This sermon
may be compared
to the longer...
- The Great Plains
(French: Grandes Plaines
), sometimes simply
", is a broad expanse
America. It is located
west of the Mississippi...
- In computing, plain
text is a loose
term for data (e.g. file contents) that represent
of readable material
but not its graphical
- The plain parakeet
(Brotogeris tirica) is a species
in the family Psittacidae endemic
to Brazil. Its natural habitats
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