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Cullis   Listen
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Cullis  n.  (pl. cullises)  (Arch.) A gutter in a roof; a channel or groove.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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"Cullis" Quotes from Famous Books



... sauce-pan with a little melted butter and mushrooms, put in a slice of ham, well beaten, with salt, pepper, cloves and savory herbs; add good gravy, and a glass of sherry; simmer over a slow fire; when almost done, thicken the ragout with a good cullis, (i. e. a good broth, strained, gelatined, etc.) or with two or three eggs, well beaten up in ...
— Burroughs' Encyclopaedia of Astounding Facts and Useful Information, 1889 • Barkham Burroughs

... wall And bore the tidings to the inmost hall. From every window flaunting flags were flung; From the high battlements brass trumpets sung; And great bells, chiming in the topmost tower, Pealed salutation to the joyous hour, As Gawayne, riding through the cullis-port, Faced the glad throng that filled ...
— Gawayne And The Green Knight - A Fairy Tale • Charlton Miner Lewis



Words linked to "Cullis" :   trough, edifice



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