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 Congreves.Con’juring Cap. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Con’jugal.
 
What pertains to conjugs (yoke-fellows). In ancient times a yoke (jugum) was put on a man and woman by way of marriage ceremony, and the two were said to be yoked together by marriage.   1
 


 Congreves.Con’juring Cap. 

 
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