Definition of Delphs
1. delph [n] - See also: delph
Lexicographical Neighbors of Delphs
Literary usage of Delphs
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Wood's Collyer on the Law of Partnership: With an Appendix of Forms. With by John Collyer (1878)
"... leased, and to farm let, unto the said John Cule and John Church, their executors, administrators and assigns, all those mines, beds or delphs of coal, ..."
2. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: With by Great Britain Court of King's Bench, George Mifflin Wharton (1845)
"... veins and delphs of coals, by the said indenture bargained and sold as aforesaid : and the said Ellen, in and by her said plea in the said former suit, ..."
3. A Treatise on the Law of Estoppel and Its Application in Practice by Melville Madison Bigelow (1890)
"was part and parcel of the said coal mines, veins, and delphs of coals, by the said indenture bargained and sold as aforesaid. And the said Ellen, ..."
4. Civil Engineer and Architect's Journal (1842)
"... hammer-dressed, except the ashlar dressings and moulded work, which is tooled; the stone for the former is from the Kerridge delphs ; and for the ..."
5. The Revised Reports by Robert Campbell, Frederick Pollock, Oliver Augustus Saunders, Arthur Beresford Cane, Joseph Gerald Pease, William Bowstead, Great Britain Courts (1892)
"... veins, and delphs of coal, by the said indenture bargained and sold as aforesaid in manner and form as the said Ellen had in the said plea alleged; ..."
6. A Treatise on the Law of Estoppel Or of Incontestable Rights by Melville Madison Bigelow (1913)
"... mines, and delphs of coals in or under the same, or any part thereof, as by the said last-mentioned plea was above supposed, he, the said plaintiff, ..."