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 Sabri’na (Latin).Saccharis’sa. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Saccharine Principle in Things (The).
 
Mr. Emerson means by this phrase, the adaptation of living beings to their conditions—the becoming callous to pains that have to be borne, and the acquirement of liking for labours that are necessary.   1
 


 Sabri’na (Latin).Saccharis’sa. 

 
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