American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2

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Author: Noah Webster

Link

LINK, n.

1. A single ring or division of a chain.

2. Any thing doubled and closed like a link; as a link of horse hair.

3. A chain; any thing connecting.

- And love, the common link, the new creation crowned.

4. Any single constituent part of a connected series. This argument is a link in the chain of reasoning.

5. A series; a chain.

LINK, n. [Gr.; L. lychnus, a lamp or candle, coinciding in elements with light.]

A torch made of tow or hards, c., and pitch.

LINK, v.t.

1. To complicate.

2. To unite or connect by something intervening or in other manner.

- Link towns to towns by avenues of oak.

- And creature link’d to creature, man to man.

LINK, v.i. To be connected.

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Chicago: Noah Webster Jr., "Link," American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2 in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2 (New York: S. Converse, 1828), Original Sources, accessed October 5, 2022, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=3UNQJ8V1FPYN8A9.

MLA: Webster, Noah, Jr. "Link." American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2, in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2, New York, S. Converse, 1828, Original Sources. 5 Oct. 2022. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=3UNQJ8V1FPYN8A9.

Harvard: Webster, N, 'Link' in American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2. cited in 1828, An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2, S. Converse, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 5 October 2022, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=3UNQJ8V1FPYN8A9.