Trone

Related to Trone: ascended the throne
n.1.A throne.
1.A small drain.
1.A steelyard.
2.A form of weighing machine for heavy wares, consisting of two horizontal bars crossing each other, beaked at the extremities, and supported by a wooden pillar. It is now mostly disused.
Trone stone
a weight equivalent to nineteen and a half pounds.
Trone weight
a weight formerly used in Scotland, in which a pound varied from 21 to 28 ounces avoirdupois.
References in classic literature ?
At the Barriere du Trone they met Bertuccio, who was waiting there, motionless as a sentinel at his post.
La separation entre les deux parties a ete faite au lendemain de l'elimination precoce, samedi dernier, de l'equipe de Berkane en seiziemes de finale de la Coupe du Trone par le Chaba Atlas Khenifra (5-4 suite aux tirs au but, 2-2 au temps reglementaire).
COMMERCIAL SERVICE AND CONGRESSMAN TRONE HONOR THALES DEFENSE & SECURITY, INC.
"Dans le film "Truth", on y suit l'histoire de la succession au trone en pays Akan ou le prince Armand, digne heritier du trone, est envoye a Londres pour poursuivre ses etudes a cause de sa relation amoureuse que la cour royale desapprouve.
Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin and Congressman David Trone (all D-Md.) have announced $89,300 in Rural Development Grants for Allegany and Garrett Counties.
Second row: Trenton Butler, Washington Community adviser Jennifer Reiser; Isaac Giffin, Conant adviser David Gwizdala; Riley Morgan, Huntley adviser Dennis Brown; Emma Trone, Uni-High Chicago Lab adviser Logan Aimone; Matt Troher, Downers Grove North adviser Liz Levin.
The shift in planning requires a concerted effort to link transportation policy and public health, which the WalkWorks grants are designed to support.Lower Allen's $10,000 grant will be combined with a $10,000 grant from Cumberland County's Land Partnership Program to support a pedestrian and bike study and committee, said Erin Trone, assistant manager and director of economic development for the township.
In papers filed with the justices Wednesday, David Trone stated through counsel that the Democratic-drawn 6th Congressional District does not trample on the rights of Republican voters to political association, because the western Maryland enclave meets what he recommended as a five-factor legal test of validity if any of the factors is met.
Des membres de la famille royale saoudienne, enhardis par les dernieres revelations sur cet assassinat qui a fait un tolle dans le monde, bougent derriere les murs des palais cossus pour barrer la route du trone a ben Salmane, ont confie a Reuters des sources proches de la famille royale.
A large number of people from all walks of life attended the event, which was held close to Brussels' Trone Metro station situated near to Belgium Prime Minister House.
Le president de la Republique, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, a adresse un message de voeux au souverain marocain, le Roi Mohamed VI, a l'occasion de l'anniversaire de son accession au trone, dans lequel il lui a exprime sa ferme determination "a oeuvrer de concert avec lui au raffermissement des relations de fraternite et de solidarite et de bon voisinage entre les deux pays".
In fact, that critic, Don Trone, founder and CEO of the consulting firm 3ethos, is regarded as one of the most influential people on the topic in the retirement, financial planning and investment advisory worlds.