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Definition of Serried

Serried
Serried Ser"ried, a. [See Serry.] Crowded; compact; dense; pressed together. Nor seemed it to relax their serried files. --Milton.
Serried
Serry Ser"ry, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Serried; p. pr. & vb. n. Serrying.] [F. serrer, LL. serrare, serare, from L. sera a bar, bolt; akin to serere to join or bind together. See Serries.] To crowd; to press together. Note: [Now perhaps only in the form serried, p. p. or a.]

Meaning of Serried from wikipedia

- Serventy commented: The machine-gunners' dreams of point blank fire into serried m****es of Emus were soon dissipated. The Emu command had evidently ordered...
- knotting and unknotting their girdles....Beside the heavenly nymphs are serried ranks of griffins, guardian deities and, most notoriously, extravagantly...
- conceptual art: the idea of order, decorum and respective ranking, expressed in serried ranks of faces. This is seen as evidence of formal themes beginning to...
- have thought them held fast by clamps of bronze. "The Persians opposed us serried bands of mail-clad hor**** in such close order that the gleam of moving...
- of a concert hall where the seating surrounds the stage, rising up in serried rows in the manner of the sloping terraces of a vineyard. It may be contrasted...
- redeveloped heart of town are a handful mid-rise blocks of ex-council flats and serried ranks of former relatively philanthropic biscuit, brick and seeds...
- built and whose eastern tributaries have cut no easy routes through the serried north-south ranges, but nearer again to the Mekong than to the Salween...
- knotting and unknotting their girdles....Beside the heavenly nymphs are serried ranks of griffins, guardian deities and, most notoriously, extravagantly...
- their noses they were able to get a little breath. The Persians opposed us serried bands of mail-clad hor**** in such close order that the gleam of moving...
- make armored wagons carrying artillery, which can break through the most serried ranks of the enemy. In time of peace, I believe I can give you as complete...
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