July 7 - July 13, 2008

incuse

n., v. & adj.

n. an impression hammered or stamped on a coin. v. tr. 1 mark (a coin) with a figure by stamping 2 impress a figure on a coin by stamping. adj. hammered or stamped on a coin.

[Latin incusus past. part. of incudere (as, in- cudere forge)]

Source: The Canadian Oxford Dictionary
 

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