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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Coigne n.  A quoin.
    See you yound coigne of the Capitol? yon corner stone?   --Shak.
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Coigne, Coign·y n. The practice of quartering one's self as landlord on a tenant; a quartering of one's self on anybody. [Ireland]
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

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