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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Abomina’tion of Desolation (The).
 
The Roman standard is so called (Matt. xxiv. 15). As it was set up in the holy temple, it was an abomination; and, as it brought destruction, it was the “abomination of desolation.”   1
 


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