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leaded

[led-id] /ˈlɛd ɪd/
adjective
1.
(of gasoline) containing tetraethyllead.
Origin of leaded
1935-1940
1935-40; lead2 + -ed3
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  • Upon the leaded panes the faint silver shifted, faded, and presently died.

    The Way of Ambition Robert Hichens
  • He was staring through the leaded panes with an intent, eager gaze.

    Studies in love and in terror Marie Belloc Lowndes
  • One of the west windows creaked and crashed by turns as it swung heavily in its leaded frame.

    The Divine Fire May Sinclair
  • If you angle for him your tackle should be strong and leaded, so as to keep your line at bottom.

    The Teesdale Angler R Lakeland
  • Beneath it, exactly in the center of the page, was a leaded box with the caption "A Challenge."

    The Vision Spendid William MacLeod Raine
  • They only take the fly sunk, and generally a leaded one is used.

    Fishing in British Columbia Thomas Wilson Lambert
  • In the circumstances, the leaded line of leaping words was justified.

    The Paliser case Edgar Saltus
  • Sometimes this bevelled glass is in small squares, with leaded joints.

    Convenient Houses Louis Henry Gibson
  • Round the walls of the room were bookcases with leaded diamond panes.

    Waiting for Daylight Henry Major Tomlinson
  • Joints are made at the hubs, and should be leaded and well calked.

    Convenient Houses Louis Henry Gibson
British Dictionary definitions for leaded

leaded

/ˈlɛdɪd/
adjective
1.
(of windows) composed of small panes of glass held in place by thin grooved strips of lead: leaded lights
2.
(of petrol) containing tetraethyl lead in order to improve combustion
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