jack stone

jackstone

[jak-stohn]
noun
1.
jack1 ( def 5a, b ).
2.
jackstones, (used with a singular verb) jack1 ( def 5c ).

Origin:
1805–15; earlier chackstone, alteration of checkstone pebble, of uncertain origin

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