hawms

 horse-collars. North.

A glossary of provincial and local words used in England. . 1790.

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  • hawms — Mawdesley Glossary part of a horse s gears, the two pieces of wood fitted to the horses collar when yoked …   English dialects glossary

  • Homs — /hawms/, n. a city in W Syria. 215,526. * * * …   Universalium

  • homs — ˈhȯmz, m(p)s adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from Homs, Syria : of or from the city of Homs, Syria : of the kind or style prevalent in Homs * * * /hawms/, n. a city in W Syria. 215,526. * * * [hôms] (also Hims [hims]) …   Useful english dictionary

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