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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Dogs (Green).
 
Extinct like the Dodo. Brederode said to Count Louis, “I would the whole race of bishops and cardinals were extinct, like that of green dogs.” (Motley: Dutch Republic, part ii. 5.)   1
 


 Dogs.Dogs’-ears. 

 
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