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 Alley (The).Alligator. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Alliensis (Dies) (June 16th, B.C. 390),
 
when the Romans were cut to pieces by the Gauls near the banks of the river Alla; and ever after held to be a dies nefastus, or unlucky day.   1
 


 Alley (The).Alligator. 

 
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