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 Emne.Emo’tion. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Emol’ument.
 
Literally, that which comes out of the mill. (Latin, e-mola.) It originally meant toll on what was ground. (See GRIST.)   1
 


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