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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Dom’inie Sampson.
 
A village schoolmaster and scholar, poor as a church mouse, and modest an a girl. He cites Latin like a porcus litera’rum, and exclaims “Prodigious!” (Scott: Guy Mannering.) (See STILLING.)   1
 


 Domin’icans.Dominions. 

 
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