Aleconner


Aleconner
Aleconner Ale"con`ner, n. [/Ale + con, OE. cunnen to test, AS. cunnian to test. See {Con}.] Orig., an officer appointed to look to the goodness of ale and beer; also, one of the officers chosen by the liverymen of London to inspect the measures used in public houses. But the office is a sinecure. [Also called aletaster.] [Eng.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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