Garland

Definition of Garland

Gar´land
n.1.
1.The crown of a king.
2.A wreath of chaplet made of branches, flowers, or feathers, and sometimes of precious stones, to be worn on the head like a crown; a coronal; a wreath.
3.The top; the thing most prized.
4.A book of extracts in prose or poetry; an anthology.
They [ballads] began to be collected into little miscellanies under the name of garlands.
- Percy.
5.(Naut.) A sort of netted bag used by sailors to keep provision in.
v. t.1.To deck with a garland.
[imp. & p. p. Garlanded; p. pr. & vb. n. Garlanding.]

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