mering


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mering

(ˈmɪərɪŋ)
n
(Historical Terms) chiefly
a. another word for mere3
b. (as modifier): the mering wall.
[C16: from mere3]
References in classic literature ?
Ham- mering each other -- for we stepped aside and looked on while they rolled, and struggled, and gouged, and pounded, and bit, with the strict and wordless attention to business of so many bulldogs.
Away off in the flaming sunshine, Cardiff Hill lifted its soft green sides through a shim- mering veil of heat, tinted with the purple of distance; a few birds floated on lazy wing high in the air; no other living thing was visible but some cows, and they were asleep.