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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Moving the Adjournment of the House.
This is the only method which the rules of the house leave to a member for bringing up suddenly, and without notice, any business which is not on the order paper.   1

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