How To Spell acies?

Correct spelling: acies

What is the definition of acies?

  1. A ridge or edge formed by the intersection of two planes (said of prominent edges of bones).

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What are the usage examples for acies?

  1. When Robert of Torigny speaks of the " acies Anglorum," he doubtless simply means, according to a very common form of speech, the force of the King of the English, whatever they might be, either " genere" or " natione." – Sketches of Travel in Normandy and Maine by Edward A. Freeman Commentator: W. H. Hutton
  2. As you are watching the ground you see a ribbon of glistening black, one portion of it lost in one clump of vegetation, the other in another, and on looking closer you see that it is an acies instituta of Driver ants. – West African studies by Mary Henrietta Kingsley