heirloom


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heirloom

a chattel inherited by special custom or in accordance with the terms of a will.
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The king and the queen knew nothing about these poor creatures, except that they were heirlooms, assets inherited, along with the throne, from the former firm.
Raveloe lay low among the bushy trees and the rutted lanes, aloof from the currents of industrial energy and Puritan earnestness: the rich ate and drank freely, accepting gout and apoplexy as things that ran mysteriously in respectable families, and the poor thought that the rich were entirely in the right of it to lead a jolly life; besides, their feasting caused a multiplication of orts, which were the heirlooms of the poor.
Preserve me from people who have seen better days, and bring heirlooms with them that make the house smell stuffy.
They become, I believe, heirlooms, strictly speaking, according to the terms of your godmother's will.
CASHMERE--Barns Etc Hard Cider Shed, located at 5420 Woodring Canyon Road here, has been around for five years and offers its customers heirloom blend hard ciders made locally at its orchard production site.
QYOUR grandmother sends you a precious heirloom through the post for your Christmas gift, but it's completely smashed when you open it.
QYOUR grandmother sends you a precious heirloom through the for your Christmas but it's completely smashed when you it.
com)-- With a view to providing the people of Fort Collins and Broomfield with a reliable estate liquidation service, Estate Heirloom has decided to move ahead with expanding its business.
One of these artisanal products that never fails to catch shoppers' attention is Mama Sita's line of Heirloom Rice Champorado Mix.
THERE HAS BEEN A RESURGENCE OF INTEREST in tomatoes in recent years, not the everyday luscious fruit, but heirloom tomatoes, a new era of tomato breeding.
She is serving the Filipino favorite champorado, not the usual one, but Mama Sita's Heirloom Rice Champorado.
Aside from brown rice, the Department is also campaigning for the consumption of heirloom rice produced in the highlands of the Cordillera region.