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Melk

noun
  1. a town in N Austria, on the River Danube: noted for its baroque Benedictine abbey. Pop: 5222 (2001)
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Historical Examples

  • “Oh no: light it, Melk, and let us start again,” said Saxe in a whisper.

    The Crystal Hunters

    George Manville Fenn

  • “But Melk was tired and sleepy: he fancied it was secured like that,” Saxe said to himself.

    The Crystal Hunters

    George Manville Fenn

  • It was, all considered, a very creditable repast which the good lady of Melk Kraal prepared for the brigadier and his staff.

    On the Heels of De Wet

    The Intelligence Officer

  • Come and eat your bread and cheese, Melk,” cried Saxe; “it is only a loose stone tumbled down, and no one was hit.

    The Crystal Hunters

    George Manville Fenn

  • But look here, Melk,” said Saxe, “suppose I go down and fetch up some wood and the coffee?

    The Crystal Hunters

    George Manville Fenn