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 Escu’age (3 syl.)Escu’rial. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Escula’pios (Latin, Esculapius).
 
A disciple of Esculapius means a medical student. Escula’pian, medical. Escula’pios, in Homer, is a “blameless physician,” whose sons were the medical attendants of the Greek army. Subsequently, he was held to be the “god of the medical art.”   1
 


 Escu’age (3 syl.)Escu’rial. 

 
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