coign

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coign

 (koin, kwoin)
n. & v.
Variant of quoin.

coign

(kɔɪn) or

coigne

n
(Architecture) variant spellings of quoin
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Noun1.coign - expandable metal or wooden wedge used by printers to lock up a form within a chasecoign - expandable metal or wooden wedge used by printers to lock up a form within a chase
wedge - something solid that is usable as an inclined plane (shaped like a V) that can be pushed between two things to separate them
2.coign - the keystone of an arch
headstone, keystone, key - the central building block at the top of an arch or vault