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 Ryot.Rython. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Ryparog’rapher (Greek).
 
So Pliny calls Pyri’cus the painter, because he confined himself to the drawing of ridiculous and gross pictures, in which he greatly excelled. Rabelais was the ryparographer of wits. (Greek, ruparos, foul, nasty.)   1
 


 Ryot.Rython. 

 
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