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 Leg-bye (A),Legs. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Leg of Mutton School (The).
 
So Eckhart called those authors who lauded their patrons in prose or verse, under the hope of gaining a commission, a living, or, at the very least, a dinner for their pains.   1
 


 Leg-bye (A),Legs. 

 
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