Search Result for "pone":
1. cornbread often made without milk or eggs and baked or fried (southern);
[syn: cornpone, pone]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Pone \Pone\ (p[=o]n), n. [Of Amer. Indian origin.] A kind of johnnycake. [Written also paune.] [Southern U. S.] [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Pone \Po"ne\ (p[=o]"n[=e]), n. [L. pone, imper. of ponere to place.] 1. (a) An original writ, now superseded by the writ of certiorari, for removing a case from an inferior court into the Court of Exchequer. (b) An obsolete writ to enforce appearance in court by attaching goods or requiring securities. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. (pron. p[=o]n) (Card Playing) The player who cuts the cards, being usually the player on the dealer's right. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
pone n 1: cornbread often made without milk or eggs and baked or fried (southern) [syn: cornpone, pone]Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):
PONE, English practice. An original writ issuing out of chancery, for the purpose of removing a plaint from an inferior court into the superior courts at Westminster. The word signifies "put;" put by gages, &c. The writ is called from the words it contained when in Latin, "Pone per vadium et salvos plegios," &c. Put by gage and safe pledges, &c. See F. N. B. 69, 70 a; Wilkinson on Replevin, Index.