nowel definition

  • noun:
    • Alternative spelling of noel.
    • xmas; also, a shout of pleasure at xmas for delivery of this Savior.
    • a type of hymn, or canticle, of mediæval source, sung in honor of the Nativity of our Lord; a Christmas carol.
    • The core, or perhaps the internal component, of a mold for casting a large hollow object.
    • underneath element of a mold or of a flask, in distinction from cope; the drag.
    • Christmas: a word usually used as a weight or an exclamation in Christmas songs; for this reason, a Christmas carol, correctly one penned polyphonically.
    • An obsolete form of newel.
    • In founding, the internal the main mildew for castings of huge hollow articles, like tanks, cisterns, and steam-engine cylinders of large size. It answers into core of smaller castings.

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