What does ancony mean?
The definition of ancony
An”co*ny, n.
Etym: [Origin unknown.] (Iron Work)

A piece of malleable iron, wrought into the shape of a bar in the middle, but unwrought at the ends.
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-an*cy.
Etym: [L. -antia.-]

A suffix expressing more strongly than -ance the idea of quality or state; as, constancy, buoyancy, infancy.