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 for Coigne
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Coigne \Coigne\ (koin), n. [See Coin, n.]
     A quoin.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           See you yound coigne of the Capitol? yon corner stone?
                                                    --Shak.
     [1913 Webster] Coigne

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Coigne \Coigne\, Coigny \Coign"y\, n.
     The practice of quartering one's self as landlord on a
     tenant; a quartering of one's self on anybody. [Ireland]
     --Spenser.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  coigne
      n 1: expandable metal or wooden wedge used by printers to lock
           up a form within a chase [syn: quoin, coign, coigne]
      2: the keystone of an arch [syn: quoin, coign, coigne]

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