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 Intoxication.Inure (2 syl.) 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Intrigue (2 syl.),
 
comes from the Greek thrix, hair, whence the Latin tricæ, trifles or hairs, and the verb intrco, to entangle; the Germans have the verb trugen, to deceive.   1
 


 Intoxication.Inure (2 syl.) 

 
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