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1) Bowdlerise (To). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...the world an expurgated edition of Shakespeare s works. We have also Bowdlerite, Bowdlerist, Bowdleriser, Bowdlerism, Bowdlerisation, etc. (See GRANGERISE.) 1...

2) Grangerise. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898 hand. The word is from the Rev. J. Granger (1710-1776). Pronounce Grain-jer-ise. (See BOWDLERISE.) There are also Grangerist, Grangerism, Grangerisation, etc....

3) 5. Vocabulary. XV. Changes in the Language since Shakespeare s Time. Vol. 14. The Victorian Age, Part Two. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 190721
...since they have been prepared for use by the addition of formal endings; as boswellise, bowdlerise, grangerise, macadamise, daltonism, grundyism, malapropism, spoonerism,...

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