(Torch"wood`) n. (Bot.) The inflammable wood of certain trees (Amyris balsamifera, A. Floridana, etc.); also, the trees themselves.

(Torch"wort`) n. (Bot.) The common mullein, the stalks of which, dipped in suet, anciently served for torches. Called also torch, and hig-taper.

(Tore) imp. of Tear.

(Tore), n. [Probably from the root of tear; cf. W. tór a break, cut, tóri to break, cut.] The dead grass that remains on mowing land in winter and spring. [Prov. Eng.] Mortimer.

(Tore), n. [See Torus.]

1. (Arch.) Same as Torus.

2. (Geom.) (a) The surface described by the circumference of a circle revolving about a straight line in its own plane. (b) The solid inclosed by such a surface; — sometimes called an anchor ring.

(To"re*a*dor`) n. [Sp.,fr. torear to fight bulls, fr.L. taurus a bull.] A bullfighter.

(To-rend") v. t. [imp. & p. p. To-rent.] [Pref. to- + rend.] To rend in pieces. [Obs.]

The wolf hath many a sheep and lamb to- rent.

(Tor"et) n. [Probably dim. fr. tore, torus.] A Turret. [Obs.]

(Tor"et), n. A ring for fastening a hawk's leash to the jesses; also, a ring affixed to the collar of a dog, etc. [Obs.] Chaucer.

(To"reu`ma*tog"ra*phy) n. [Gr. embossed work, work in relief (from to bore through, to work in relief) + -graphy.] A description of sculpture such as bas-relief in metal.

(To*reu`ma*tol"o*gy) n. [Gr. embossed work + -logy.] The art or the description of scupture such as bas-relief in metal; toreumatography.

(To*reu"tic) a. [Gr. belonging to work in relief.] (Sculp.) In relief; pertaining to sculpture in relief, especially of metal; also, pertaining to chasing such as surface ornamentation in metal.

(Tor"goch) n. The saibling. [Prov. Eng.]

(||To*ril"to) n. [Cf. Sp. torillo a little bull.] (Zoöl.) A species of Turnix (Turnix sylvatica) native of Spain and Northen Africa.

(To`rin*ese") a. [It.] Of or pertaining to Turin.n. sing. & pl. A native or inhabitant of Turin; collectively, the people of Turin.

(Tor"ment) n. [OF. torment, F. tourment, fr. L. tormentum an engine for hurling missiles, an instrument of torture, a rack, torture, fr. torquere to turn, to twist, hurl. See Turture.]

1. (Mil. Antiq.) An engine for casting stones. [Obs.] Sir T. Elyot.

2. Extreme pain; anguish; torture; the utmost degree of misery, either of body or mind. Chaucer.

The more I see
Pleasures about me, so much more I feel
Torment within me.

  By PanEris using Melati.

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