Definitions for "Kern"
A light-armed foot soldier of the ancient militia of Ireland and Scotland; -- distinguished from gallowglass, and often used as a term of contempt.
the rude foot soldiers of the Irish.
Lightly armed Irish skirmishers, who usually carried a missle weapon or firearm.
A part of the face of a type which projects beyond the body, or shank, such as in certain italic letters.
To adjust the lateral space between individual letters.
vb. To alter selectively the distance between pairs of letters for readability and to make the type spacing more balanced and proportional.
Keywords:  vagabond, idler
An idler; a vagabond.
Keywords:  churn
A churn.
Keywords:  corn, ripening, harden, grain
To harden, as corn in ripening.
Kernel; corn; grain.
Keywords:  harvest, sheaf, reaped, last, handful
The last handful or sheaf reaped at the harvest.
The harvest-home.
Keywords:  quern, mill, hand, see
A hand mill. See Quern.
KERN, 1410AM, is a talk radio station in Bakersfield, California.
Keywords:  boor, kind, lived, low, person
Any kind of boor or low-lived person.
United States composer of musical comedies (1885-1945)
Keywords:  granulate, take, form
To take the form of kernels; to granulate.
Keywords:  nucleus
Keywords:  form, see
To form with a kern. See 2d Kern.