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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Lemnian \Lem"ni*an\ (l[e^]m"n[i^]*an), a. [L. Lemnius, fr.
Lemnus, Gr. Lh^mnos.]
Of or pertaining to the isle of Lemnos.
Lemnian bole, Lemnian earth, an aluminous earth of a
grayish yellow color; sphragide; -- formerly sold as
medicine, having astringent properties.
Lemnian reddle, a reddle of firm consistence and deep red
color; -- used by artificers in coloring.
[1913 Webster] Lemniscata
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