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 Decrep’it.Deda’lian. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Dec’uman Gate.
 
The gate where the 10th cohorts of the legions were posted. It was opposite the Prætorian gate, and farthest from the enemy. (Latin, decem, ten.)   1
 


 Decrep’it.Deda’lian. 

 
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