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 Clydesdale Horses.\??\ (3 syl.). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Clym of the Clough,
 
with Adam Bell and William of Cloudesly, were noted outlaws, whose skill in archery rendered them as famous in the north of England as Robin Hood and Little John in the Midland counties. Their place of resort \??\ in Englewood Forest, near \??\ N.B.—Englewood means \??\ Clym of the Clough means \??\ of the Cliff.   1
 


 Clydesdale Horses.\??\ (3 syl.). 

 
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